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Part of an international series of publications, this volume describes stone resources in different parts of the world.
A guide to Scottish geology and stone working methods.
A guide to applying archaeological techniques to thatch and thatching in Scotland.
A statement on understanding bracken and its interaction with archaeological monuments and sites.
Information on investigating and recording historic monuments.
Practical advice on archaeological issues when developing a site in a historic town or city.
An outline of ferrous metal cladding in Scotland, with discussion of guidance, documentation and conservation techniques.