Design of New Additions in Rothenburg after the Year 1945

Mayr, Vincent (1987) Design of New Additions in Rothenburg after the Year 1945. In: Old cultures in new worlds. 8th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium. Programme report - Compte rendu. US/ICOMOS, Washington, pp. 103-110. [Book Section]

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Abstract (in English)

During the Second World War 40% of the old city of Rothenburg was destroyed, mainly the craftsmen's and lower middle class housing around the Galgentor. 306 houses were completely destroyed and 52 partly, not to mention 6 official buildings, some 750m of the medieval town wall with several towers, and 5 bridges.

Item Type: Book Section
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Mayr, VincentUNSPECIFIED
Languages: English
Keywords: historic town; armed conflict; war damage; reconstruction; World War II
Subjects: E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 03. Monuments
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 12. Historic towns and villages
Name of monument, town, site, museum: Rothenburg, Germany
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 1987, 8th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2011 15:16
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2011 15:16
URI: http://openarchive.icomos.org/id/eprint/687

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