Why We Preserve: Demystifying Historic Preservation Additional Reading List

Daniel Bluestone. Buildings, Landscapes, and Memory: Case Studies in Historic Preservation. New York: W. W. Norton and Co., 2011.


Andrew Hurley. Beyond Preservation: Using Historic Preservation to Revitalize Inner Cities. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2010.


Jane Jacobs. The Death and Life of Great American Cities. New York: Random House, 1961.


William Morris, “Manifesto of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings,” 1877. Online at http://bit.ly/2qttUkO


Max Page. Why Preservation Matters. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016.


Max Page and Marla Miller, eds. Bending the Future: Fifty Ideas for the Next Fifty Years of Historic Preservation in the United States. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2016.


Max Page and Steven Conn, eds. Building the Nation: Americans Write About their Architecture, Their Cities, and Their Landscape. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2003.