By C. Saiz-Jimenez
In fresh years, a debate has arisen in regards to the comfort of retaining subterranean cultural historical past and the mandatory administration versions. there's usually strain from neighborhood gurus extra drawn to utilizing the cultural background websites so that it will improve the economic system and the tourism instead of within the conservation of the cultural background itself. This has brought on the dealing with our bodies to re-examine reopening of websites closed because of severe conservation problems.
This complaints quantity comprises chosen papers offered on the overseas Workshop "The Conservation of Subterranean Cultural Heritage", held 25-27 March 2014, in Seville, Spain. The workshop used to be equipped through the Spanish community of technological know-how and know-how for the Conservation of Cultural historical past (TechnoHeritage). the target of the workshop was once to advertise an interdisciplinary discussion board for dialogue of all features of the conservation of subterranean cultural historical past, delivering even as an up to date, complete review of the latest investigations.
This booklet covers quite a lot of clinical dimensions of the conservation and administration of caves and necropolises. This cutting-edge publication may be of specific curiosity to archaeologists, historians, conservationists, cultural background experts, architects, engineers and native and governmental policy-makers. Richly illustrated and together with a 16-page full-colour plate section.
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