Third international symposium on mudbrick (adobe) preservation

(Ankara, Turkey,
29 september - 4 october1980)

(308 pages)

(out of stock/épuisé/agotado)


- Foreword.

- Introduction.

- Programme.

- Restoration of proto-historic ruins of adobe lothal-india, by R. Sengupta.

- The Form, life and conservation of mud-brick building,
by John Warren.

- Masca mudbrick / adobe conservation interim report, by Darrel J. Butterbaugh and Vincent C. Pigott.

- Effectiveness of conservation treatments of a volcanic tuff very similar to adobe, by Rafaella Rossi-Manaresi and Giacomo Chiari.

- Treatment of adobe friezes in Peru, by Giacomo Chiari.

- The use of raw clay in historic buildings: economic limitation or technological choice, by Eugenio Galdieri.

- Conservation of painted lime plaster on mud brick walls et Tumacacori national monument, USA, by Anthony Crosby.

- Kerpic eski eserlerin onarimi ve korunmasinda bir arastirma, Murat Eric.

- La conservation des habitats vernaculaires en terre: expériences et avenir, par Jacques Vérité.

- Experiments in mudbrick conservation at Lepe nush-i jan, by Hilary Lewis.

- Mudbrick buildings, the Masmak fortress in Riyadh-Saudi Arabia. General criteria of restoration, by Marco Albani.

- Les palais royaux d'Abomey. République populaire du Bénin. Sauve garde et mise en valeur, par André Stevens.

- Structural engineering criteria for adobe construction, by S. Tanwir Wasti and Polat Gülkan.

- The conservation of a chalcolithic mural painting on mud brick from the site of Teleitat Ghassul, Jordan, by Paul M. Schwartzbaum and Constance S. Silver and Christopher Wheatley.

- Los monumentos de adobe en el Peru y los casos de restoracion efectuados en la zona de Cusco, por Roberto Samanez Argumendo.

- Adobe bibliography, by Alejandro Alva, Giorgio Torraca and Marie Christine Uginet.

- Des preuves sur la brique crue traditionnelle et stabilisé avec asfalte appliquée dans la restauration des monuments dans les Andes en Amérique du Sud (Péru), par Patrick de Sutter.

- On the technology of the conservation and restoration of ancient mudbrick walls, by Zavene Hatsagortsian.

- Resolutions - Recommendations.

Yazd, 6-11 March 1976 (in french and english)
Santa-Fe, 3-7 October 1977
Ankara, 29 September-4 October 1980 (in Turkish, English and French)

- Curriculum Vitae.

- Participants.

- Addendum.

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