John H. Stubbs is Christovich Senior Professor of Architectural Preservation Practice and Director of the Master of Preservation Studies program in the School of Architecture, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Formerly Vice President for Field Projects for the World Monuments Fund, he is an international architectural conservation consultant. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Robert G. Thomson is trained as a historical archaeologist and preservation planner. He is currently the Federal Preservation Officer for the Presidio Trust, San Francisco, California, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Architectural Conservation in Asia: National experiences and practice
Politically isolated and the subject of comparatively little involvement or research by the world beyond its borders, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (called Burma from 1835 to 1989, during British rule)1 is fast...