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Facing the Challenges of Panel Paintings Conservation: Trends, Treatments, and Training By Alan Phenix & Sue Ann Chui
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Proceedings of a symposium held at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, May 17-18, 2009.
Conservation Manual for the Field Archaeologist By Catherine Sease
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Conservation treatments and techniques for the archaeologist in the field, emphasizing how to conserve an excavated object before it is taken to a trained conservator offsite. Safety procedures and... More > conservation supplies and materials are recommended. Techniques for lifting, cleaning, consolidating, marking, and storing are discussed, along with methods for treating specific artifact materials (e.g., amber, wood). Appendixes cover impressions and chemical preparations.< Less
Salk Institute for Biological Studies Conservation Project: Teak Window Wall Assemblies By Getty Conservation Institute
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In 2013, the Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) partnered with the Salk Institute to address the aging and long-term care of one of the site’s major architectural elements—the teak window... More > wall assemblies, which are set within the buildings’ monolithic concrete walls. The resulting project—the Salk Institute for Biological Studies Conservation Project—was divided into two phases: (1) Phase 1: Research and Investigation; and (2) Phase 2: On-Site Trial Mock-Ups. The results of this work informed by the detailed designs developed by the Salk’s architectural consultant and construction project for the window wall assemblies that was undertaken in 2016‒2017. This report presents the results of Phase 1 of the project (2013‒2014), which included historical research and assessment of significance; preliminary condition assessment, scientific research, and diagnosis of weathering and deterioration mechanisms; and development of conservation policies and preliminary treatment recommendations< Less
Chiropractic's Role in the Treatment of Weight Loss Surgery Patients By Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
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This book describes weight loss surgery and the role that chiropractor's have, providing conservative care, in treating these patients. It provides in depth detail and is fully referenced. It is an... More > invaluable resource to chiropractors, other health care professionals and patients alike.< Less
Retreatability: The Reconservation of Archaeological Ceramics By David A. Scott
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A Monograph describing the retreatment and conservation of archaeological ceramics
Proceedings of the 11th ICOM-CC Group on Wet Organic Archaeological Materials Conference: Greenville 2010 By Emily Williams & Kristiane Straetkvern
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The proceedings of the 11th ICOM-CC Group on Wet Organic Archaeological Materials Conference in Greenville, 2010.
Proceedings of the 12th ICOM-CC Group on Wet Organic Archaeological Materials Conference Istanbul 2013 By Tara Grant
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Conference proceedings of the 12th ICOM-CC Working Group on Wet Organic Archaeological Materials held in Istanbul, Turkey in 2013. The WOAM proceedings contain articles based on all aspects of the... More > excavation, research and treatment of wet organic materials ranging from management of archaeological sites, pre-treatment and analysis, wood treatments including the sulphur question, the conservation of other organics and large wooden structures including shipwrecks, display and storage , drying of wet organics, artifacts retrieved from glaciers and a special session on the Yenikapi shipwrecks.< Less
Power Plant Cooling Technologies By Mir-Akbar Hessami et al.
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Water shortage is a major problem facing the power industry in many nations around the world. The largest consumer of water in most power plants is the wet cooling tower. To assist water and energy... More > saving for thermal power stations using conventional evaporative wet cooling towers, a novel hybrid cooling system is investigated in this book. Research on cooling systems to date has focussed on the individual components of cooling systems, not the system as a whole. Most of this research has been dedicated to cooling tower design and the optimisation of cooling tower characteristics. The issue of conserving water due to evaporation from existing operations has not been highly considered in the past. The major drawback in most of the previously conducted research in this field is the gap between maintaining energy efficiency whilst trying to reduce water consumption.< Less
39th WEGEMT School on Marine Science and Technology for Environmental Sustainability By WEGEMT - Publisher
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This publication represents a series of papers, which were presented at the 39th WEGEMT School entitled Marine Science and Technology for Environmental Sustainability. The event was hosted by the... More > School of Marine Science and Technology, Newcastle University, from 16th to 19th December 2002.< Less
If You Were President: Volume I By B. J. Miller
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Life in America has not been easy in the twenty-first century. With a government that has strayed from principles established by our Founding Fathers, some Americans may believe all hope is lost.... More > Americans need a great president, but one question remains: Who can restore faith for a better future for America? B. J. Miller provides a platform for everyday American citizens to imagine what they would do to make a difference if they were president of the United States. By addressing a variety of governmental policies such as federal spending, the treatment of veterans, Social Security, and minimum wage, Miller shares his opinions while encouraging others to contemplate whether each policy is right for the country and offer their own ideas for improvement. If You Were President seeks to stimulate Americans to reflect and respond with creative proposals intended to set our government on the right track, allowing the people to once again achieve life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.< Less

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Anochi Anochi By Paul Hamburger
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