Defending the Character of the Town

Roman, Andras (1990) Defending the Character of the Town. In: ICOMOS, a quarter of a century, achievements and future prospects. 9th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium. Symposium papers. The Swiss National Committee of ICOMOS, Bern, pp. 609-612. [Book Section]

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Abstract (in English)

The International Charter of the Protection of Historic Towns accepted by the latest general assembly of ICOMOS, is closely connected with the Venice Charter: While the latter serves as guidelines for the conservation and restauratiion of individual monuments, the former provides guiding principles for the protection of historic quarters, what is more, whole towns.

Item Type: Book Section
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Roman, AndrasUNSPECIFIED
Languages: English
Keywords: historic towns; character of the town; conservation
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 01. Generalities
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 12. Historic towns and villages
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 1990, 9th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2011 12:53
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2011 12:53
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/668

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