Biodeterioration of Stone in Tropical Environments - An Overview . Kumar

Series:
Getty Publications - (Yale)
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication date:
31 Mar 2006
ISBN:
9780892365500
Imprint:
Getty Publications
Dimensions:
158 pages: 281 x 198 x 8mm
Illustrations:
glossary, references

A challenge for professionals involved in the cultural heritage sites in tropical environments, is the biodeterioration of stone. This volume discusses the types and causes of stone biodeterioration in hot and humid climates, and preventive and remedial treatments.