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North Hall - Quality Assurance Test Panel, Historic Stone Masonry Preservation Treatment By John Speweik
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Pre-construction testing services provided to DSF to assist in determining the scope of work required to restore the most significant stone historic buildings at the University of Wisconsin -... More > Madison, North and South Halls ca. 1849< Less
North Hall - Quality Assurance Test Panel, Historic Stone Masonry Preservation Treatment By John Speweik
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Pre-construction testing services provided to DSF to assist in determining the scope of work required to restore the most significant stone historic buildings at the University of Wisconsin -... More > Madison, North and South Halls ca. 1849< Less
The Trilogy of Exterior Masonry Preservation By LarryD. Jones
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The Trilogy is your guide to the repair, restoration, and preservation of exterior masonry and concrete surfaces for structures of all ages. Whether new, two, or two hundred years old – the... More > chemistry and principles are the same. Author is a primary author of ASTM’s definitive publication, STP 935, Cleaning Stone and Masonry. Author was a featured speaker at the 2010 APT Conference, and was invited to speak on The Evolution of Doomed Practices, which exposed the continuing sale and usage of destructive HCl acid products for cleaning limestone and other acid-soluble materials, previously condemned by ASTM STP 935 and the Secretary of The Interiors Standards for Historic Preservation Projects. Author developed the CSI Monograph “Specifying Water Repellents”, the most extensive treatise on the subject ever written. Trilogy includes a practical guide for determining when surface treatments are appropriate and detailed instructions for achieving optimum performance.< Less
The Trilogy of Exterior Masonry Preservation By LarryD. Jones
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The Trilogy is your guide to the repair, restoration, and preservation of exterior masonry and concrete surfaces for structures of all ages. Whether new, two, or two hundred years old – the... More > chemistry and principles are the same. Author is a primary author of ASTM’s definitive publication, STP 935, Cleaning Stone and Masonry. Author was a featured speaker at the 2010 APT Conference, and was invited to speak on The Evolution of Doomed Practices, which exposed the continuing sale and usage of destructive HCl acid products for cleaning limestone and other acid-soluble materials, previously condemned by ASTM STP 935 and the Secretary of The Interiors Standards for Historic Preservation Projects. Author developed the CSI Monograph “Specifying Water Repellents”, the most extensive treatise on the subject ever written. Trilogy includes a practical guide for determining when surface treatments are appropriate and detailed instructions for achieving optimum performance.< Less
The History of Masonry Mortar in America 1720-1995 By John Speweik
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History of Masonry Mortar in America 1720-1995 documents the last 275 years of the evolution of ingredients. The book assists architects and builders in modern times to match mortar formulations when... More > they are engaged in work that requires authentic replication of original material for the restoration of historic masonry buildings. This edition features the history of natural cement, ca. 1820s; historic Portland cement, ca. 1870s; and the beginning of the American Society of Testing Materials (ASTM) in 1902 and the resistance to its formation. Information on the new ASTM C1713-10 Standard Specification for Mortars for the Repair of Historic Masonry is also included at the back of the book.< Less
The History of Masonry Mortar in America 1720-1995 By John Speweik
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History of Masonry Mortar in America 1720-1995 documents the last 275 years of the evolution of ingredients. The book assists architects and builders in modern times to match mortar formulations when... More > they are engaged in work that requires authentic replication of original material for the restoration of historic masonry buildings. This edition features the history of natural cement, ca. 1820s; historic Portland cement, ca. 1870s; and the beginning of the American Society of Testing Materials (ASTM) in 1902 and the resistance to its formation. Information on the new ASTM C1713-10 Standard Specification for Mortars for the Repair of Historic Masonry is also included at the back of the book.< Less
The Story of Ab: A Tale of the Time of the Cave Man By Stanley Waterloo
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This is the story of Ab, a man of the Age of Stone, who lived so long ago that we cannot closely fix the date, and who loved and fought well. Ab and Lightfoot and others of the cave people whose... More > story is told in the tale which follows the author cannot disown. He has shown them as they were. Hungry and cold, they slew the fierce beasts which were scarcely more savage than they, and were fed and clothed by their flesh and fur. In the caves of the earth the cave men and their families were safely sheltered. Theirs were the elemental wants and passions. They were swayed by love, in some form at least, by jealousy, fear, revenge, and by the memory of benefits and wrongs. They cherished their young; they fought desperately with the beasts of their time, and with each other, and, when their brief, turbulent lives were ended, they passed into silence, but not into oblivion. The old Earth carefully preserved their story, so that we, their children, may read it now.< Less
Long Branches: Runes of the Younger Futhark By Ann Groa Sheffield
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"Long Branches" places the Younger Futhark - the runes of the Viking Age - in their historical and cultural context. Neither magical guide nor academic treatise, “Long Branches”... More > investigates the meanings of this set of sixteen runes used throughout Scandinavia. Author Ann Gróa Sheffield draws on the stories preserved in the Norse Eddas and sagas together with other evidence from Germanic literature, archaeology and linguistics to explore in depth what each stave may have meant to the people who carved these runes into wood, stone, metal, and bone a thousand years ago.< Less
Contra Gentiles Vol. 4 By Thomas Aquinas
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The Summa Contra Gentiles is in the unique position of a classic of which the author's manuscript is still in great part extant. There are two ways of behaving towards Thomas' writings, analogous to... More > two several treatments of a church still standing, in which the saint might have worshiped. One way is to hand the edifice over to some Society for the Preservation of Ancient Monuments; they will keep it locked to the vulgar, while admitting some occasional connoisseur: they will do their utmost to preserve every stone identically the same that the medieval builder laid. The other is to explore, respond and remunerate the various avenues expounded upon by such a mind. All his works, which have been ushered into modern speech: along with their conclusions must be tested by all the subtlety of present-day science, physical, psychological, historical; maintained, wherever maintainable, but altered, where no longer tenable.< Less
Contra Gentiles, Vol. 2 By Thomas Aquinas O.P.
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The Summa Contra Gentiles is in the unique position of a classic of which the author's manuscript is still in great part extant. It currently resides in the Vatican Library. There are two ways of... More > behaving towards Thomas' writings, analogous to two several treatments of a church still standing, in which the saint might have worshiped. One way is to hand the edifice over to some Society for the Preservation of Ancient Monuments; they will keep it locked to the vulgar, while admitting some occasional connoisseur: they will do their utmost to preserve every stone identically the same that the medieval builder laid. The other is to explore, respond and remunerate the various avenues expounded upon by such a mind. All his works, which have been ushered into modern speech: along with their conclusions must be tested by all the subtlety of present-day science, physical, psychological, historical; maintained, wherever maintainable, but altered, where no longer tenable.< Less

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