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Historic Preservation Bibliography

Here you will find a list of interesting books, journal articles, links, etc. related to a variety of subjects that fall under the scope of historic preservation. Not all references are specific to historic preservation law.

Archaeology

National Park Service, Archaeology Program (2013). Archaeology Laws: A Guide for Professionals. Available here.

Conflict Zones

Edsel, Robert (2009). The Monuments Men. Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History. New York, NY: Center Street.

Rothfield, Lawrence (). The Rape of Mesopetamia. Behind the Looting of the Iraq Museum. Chicago, IL: The University if Chicago Press.

Cultural Resource Management

Hardesty, Donald and Little, Barbara (2009). Assessing Site Significance: A Guide for Archaeologists and Historians, 2nd Ed. New York, NY: AltaMira Press.
King, Thomas (Ed.)(2011). A Companion to Cultural Resource Management. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

Easements and Land Trusts


Historic Districts

Schmickle, Bill (2007). The Politics of Historic Districts: A Primer for Grassroots Preservation. New York, NY: AltaMira Press.

Historic Preservation (General)

Stipe, Robert (2003). A Richer Heritage: Historic Preservation in the Twenty-First Century. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press.

Law (General)

Hutt, Sherry (2004). Cultural Property Law: A Practitioner’s Guide to the Management, Protection, and Preservation of Heritage Resources. Washington, DC: American Bar Association.

Nissley, Claudia and King, Thomas (2014). Consultation and Cultural Heritage. Let Us Reason Together. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press.

Looting

Edsel, Robert (2009). The Monuments Men. Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History. New York, NY: Center Street.

Rothfield, Lawrence (). The Rape of Mesopetamia. Behind the Looting of the Iraq Museum. Chicago, IL: The University if Chicago Press.

National Historic Preservation Act and Section 106

National Trust for Historic Preservation (Winter 2012). Section 106 Uncensored: The Insiders Perspective, Forum Journal, Vol. 26, No.2.

National Parks

Machlis, Gary and Field, Donald (2000). National Parks and Rural Development: Practice and Policy in the United States. Washington, DC: Island Press.

Sellars, Peter (1997). Preserving Nature in the National Parks: A History. New Haven, CN: Yale University Press.

Native Americans
See Native American References

NEPA
See Environmental References