When thinking about architecture, many visual images come to mind. The works of many are seen everywhere we go, from the average home to a New York skyscraper. As these buildings are fairly common to most of us, we forget to incorporate the work of our prehistoric man that
The Role of Local Site Conditions in The Seismic Assessment of Historical Monuments
J. Cvetanovska, V. Sesov, I. Gjorgiev & K. Edip
University Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology-Skopje, Macedonia
SUMMARY: Presented in this paper are the inves
By Chris Dinesen Rogers, eHow Contributor updated: April 22, 2010 Pollution's Impact on Historical Monuments Significance Pollution negatively impacts historical monuments and buildings around the world, from the Acropolis in Greece to the America' s own Lincoln Memorial. The threat is in the risk o
For many historians the effect of pollution on historical sites is a daily battle. Acid rain and smog eat into marble causing small holes in the stone. The Acropolis in Greece is one of main sites that is having this problem. All over the world buildings and historical sites are having problems with
World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology 56 2011
A Study of the Damages to Historical Monuments due to Climatic Factors and Air Pollution and Offering Solutions
Shoureshe Kanani, Hassan Zandi
Abstract—Historical monuments as architectural heritage are, economically and culturally,
The Importance of Tourism for the Malaysian Economy in a Recession
Given the relatively small size of our economy, Malaysia is a country heavily reliant on exports as a source of income. Manufacturing, our biggest foreign exchange earner, currently accounts for the bulk (70%) of total exports led
HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF THE
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Importance of Environmental education
Environmental education (EE) refers to organized efforts to teach about how natural environments function and, particularly, how human beings can manage their behavior and ecosystems in order to live sustainably. The term is often used to imply education with
HISTORY-is the search for knowledge and the truth, a searching to find out.
-is any integrated narrative or description of past events or facts written in a spirit of
critical inquiry for the whole truth.
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TOURISM AS COMMUNICATION: THE ROLE OF LANGUAGE IN TOURISM
Ms. Neena Gupta V.
Dept. of English ,
Univ. Of Jammu, Jammu-180006
Tourism is one of the most remarkable success stories of
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Cuban missile crisis was one of the most important modern historical events in 1962. After WW2 U.S and Soviet Union entered into competition to develop weaponry, and it caused a serious anxiety between capitalism and communism world. The relations between two sides were such that war could have bro
Today’s world is the tomorrow’s history. History plays a vital role in the learning sense of past glory to the life of present generation. Not only as a basic knowledge, it also provides us a rich cultural heritage to make a path for pleasant life of the world, the historical monumen
Pollution effects are not confined to the environment. The potential for damage to historical monuments has already been realized. Some damage, such as from wind or rain, is unavoidable. However, pollution contributes additional risk factors that can increase the level of destruction. The effects ma
Historical Places in India
India is a land with a rich and varied history. Many different rulers, dynasties, and empires have fought over and controlled different parts of the Indian subcontinent during its eventful history. The various rulers and dynasties left behind their legacy in the form of g
Reasons for damage to Historical Monuments:
1. Pollution – traffic and waste of the neighboring factories
2. Natural causes like earthquakes and flooding
3. Tourists spoiling by writing, scratching
4. Natural environmental conditions like humidity.
5. Construction in/on or around the herita
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History of Historical Building and Monuments in and around Chennai
Dr. G. Venkataraman Chairperson, School of Historical Studies HOD of the Dept. of Indian History, University of Madras, Prof. A. Anne Shanthi Ph.D., Research scholar, Dept. of History, IDE, University of Madras.
‘How do we determine the importance of historical events in popular music?’
Why should we determine the importance of historical events in popular music? Whats important to one fan of an artist is completely different to the views from a fan of another artist.
Its not just what makes the p
Sundar Palaniappan is an aspiring photographer who loves to visit temples and other historical places in India. Since web, is the universal media to which people around the globe either visit to gather knowledge or to keep in touch with their close friends and relatives, I would like to avail the po