Safeguard and stabilisation of the leaning tower of Pisa 1990-2001

(2002) Safeguard and stabilisation of the leaning tower of Pisa 1990-2001. In: UNSPECIFIED, (ed.) Estrategias relativas al patrimonio cultural mundial. La salvaguarda en un mundo globalizado. Principios, practicas y perspectivas. 13th ICOMOS General Assembly and Scientific Symposium. Actas. Comité Nacional Español del ICOMOS, Madrid, pp. 199-207. [Book Section]

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The present section summarises the history and the activities of the International Committee for the Safeguard of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. The Committee was appointed by the Italian Prime Minister in May 1990. It was conceived as an autonomous and multidisciplinary Authority, whose members were experts in arts, restoration and material, structural and geotechnical engineering. A complete listing of the experts who, from 1990 to 2001 have served the Committee, is given in the Appendix

Item Type: Book Section
Corporate Authors: The International Committee for the Safeguard of the Tower of Pisa
Languages: English
Keywords: historic monument; conservation measures; stabilization; structural surveys; conservation principles; reinforcement
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 02. Theory and doctrinal texts
F.SCIENTIFIC TECHNIQUES AND METHODOLOGIES OF CONSERVATION > 52. Structural surveys
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 03. Monuments
Name of monument, town, site, museum: Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
UNESCO WHC Number: 395
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2002, 13th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2011 13:26
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 19:16
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/576

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