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engineering geology of ancient works, monuments and historical sites

engineering geology of ancient works, monuments and historical sites

preservation and protection = La géologiede l"ingénieur appliquée aux travaux anciens, monuments et sites historiques : préservation et protection : proceedings of an International Symposium organized by the Greek National Group of IAEG,thens, 19-23 September 1988

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Published by Balkema in Rotterdam .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditors: Paul G.Marinos [and] George C. Koukis.
ContributionsMarinos, Paul G., Koukis, George C., International Association of Engineering Geology. Greek National Group.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18426528M

Paper presented at Symposium on Engineering Geology as related to the Study, Preservation and Protection of Ancient Works, Monuments and Historical Sites, Athens, Greece. Barton, M., & McInnes, R. J. (). Experience with tiltmeter-based early warning system on the Isle of Wight. Paper presented at 5th International Symposium on.   It provides definitive guidance on listing, publishes a wide range of books on monuments and conservation and has a large archive of documents and images. Although encompassing the entire built environment, bridges do not feature prominently. Note: English Heritage is the organisation that cares for over historic buildings, monuments and sites.

The use of ‘Monuments’ seems just too literal a translation. There are very few typographical errors and the book is well produced. The Introduction (22 pp.), by Jan Zalasiewicz, Sverker Sörlin, Libby Robin and Jaques Grinevald, provides an enlightening history of le comte de Buffon, and views on the significance of his work today. Engineering Geology Subinoy Gangopadhyay The book begins with a discussion on basic geological aspects related to rocks and minerals, geological structures, soil formation and soil classification, underground water, aerial photo study & remote sensing and geophysical and drilling exploration.

Based upon the 10th International Symposium on the Conservation of Monuments in the Mediterranean Basin, this book provides a forum for international engineers, architects, archaeologists, conservators, geologists, art historians and scientists in the fields of physics, chemistry and biology to discuss principles, methods, and solutions for the. Historical geology or paleogeology is a discipline that uses the principles and techniques of geology to reconstruct and understand the geological history of Earth. It focuses on geologic processes that change the Earth's surface and subsurface; and the use of stratigraphy, structural geology and paleontology to tell the sequence of these events. It also focuses on the evolution of plants and.


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