The casebook is the second edition of the first comprehensive set of teaching materials for this fascinating and increasingly important area of law. Historic preservation law encompasses many topics, from urban revitalization to Native American cultural sites to international heritage, which are vital to contemporary practice in property, land use, and real estate law. The casebook contains carefully selected and edited cases, statutory and regulatory provisions, scholarly analysis from diverse fields, and original explanatory text. The authors include illuminating photographs throughout the casebook. Historic Preservation Law gracefully supports teaching a specialized law school course or an introductory law course in a planning, historic preservation, or architecture school.


Imprint: Foundation Press
Series: University Casebook Series
Publication Date: 08/02/2021

Sara C. Bronin, Cornell University Law School

J. Peter Byrne, Georgetown University Law Center

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