Archaeological wood : properties, chemistry, and preservation

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Other Authors: Rowell, Roger M
Barbour, R. James
Corporate Author: American Chemical Society. Cellulose, Paper, and Textile Division
American Chemical Society. Meeting.
American Chemical Society (Distributor) 
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, DC : American Chemical Society, 1990
Series:Advances in chemistry series
Genre/form:elektronické knihy
Online Access:Plný text
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Scope and history of archaeological wood / Mary-Lou E. Florian
  • Properties and chemistry
  • 2. Structure and degradation process for waterlogged archaeological wood / Per Hoffmann and Mark A. Jones
  • 3. Structure and the aging process of dry archaeological wood / Thomas Nilsson and Geoffrey Daniel
  • 4. Physical and mechanical properties of archaeological wood / Arno P. Schniewind
  • 5. The chemistry of archaeological wood / John I. Hedges
  • 6. Biological degradation of wood / Robert A. Blanchette, Tomas Nilsson, Geoggrey Daniel, and Andr{acute}e Abad
  • Preservation overview
  • 7. Treatments for waterlogged and dry archaeological wood / R. James Barbour
  • Preservation of waterlogged wood
  • 8. The role of the Wasa in the development of the polyethylene glycol preservation method / Birgitta H{ring}afors
  • 9. Impregnation with radiation-curing monomers and resins / Qu{circ}oc-Kh{circ}oi Tran, R{acute}egis Rami{grave}ere, and Andr{acute}e Ginier-Gillet
  • 10. Application of freeze-drying to archaeological wood / W. R. Ambrose
  • 11. Outdoor wood weathering and protection / William C. Feist
  • Preservation of dry wood
  • 12. Simple and integrated consolidation systems for degraded wood / James A. Wermuth
  • 13. Consolidation of dry archaeological wood by impregnation with thermoplastic resins / Arno P. Schniewind
  • 14. Gluing of archaeological wood / James T. Rice
  • 15. Exhibition and storage of archaeological wood / Ronald Harvey and Cassia Freedland
  • Future research
  • 16. Chemical modification of cell wall polymers as potential treatments of archaeological wood / Roger M. Rowell
  • 17. New directions in the conservation of archaeological wood / Curtiss E. Peterson