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Title: The traditional cultural landscape of Pico Island and its vernacular architecture, Portugal
Authors: Carlos, Gilberto Duarte
Correia, Mariana
Sousa, Goreti
Alcindor, Mónica
Florentino, Rui
Bermudez, Teresa
Costa, Manuel P.
Keywords: Cultural heritage conservation
Cultural heritage restoration
Built heritage
Vernacular architecture
European projects
Cultural heritage economy
Scientific dissemination
Sustainable development
Safeguarding
Risk assessment
Risk management
Portugal
Issue Date: 2021
Publisher: Firenze University Press
Citation: Carlos, G. D., Correia, M., Sousa, G., Alcindor, M., Florentino, R. Bermudez, T. & Costa, M. P. (2021). The traditional cultural landscape of Pico Island and its vernacular architecture, Portugal. In L. Dipasquale, S. Mecca, & M. Correia (Eds.), From vernacular to world heritage, (pp. 82-97). Firenze University Press. Repositório Institucional UPT. http://hdl.handle.net/11328/4134
Abstract: In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean is located the Azores archipelago, composed by nine volcanic islands. Pico island was the seventh to be discovered by Portuguese sailors, during the 15th century. Its name is due to the pyramidal form of its mountain, a geological volcano reaching 2.351 meters, the highest mountain in Portuguese territory (Costa, 1997). Pico island has an amazing vineyard culture, especially in its western coastline. The exceptional landscape character granted to Pico a World Heritage status in 2004.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11328/4134
ISBN: 978-88-5518-292-8 (Print)
ISSN: 978-88-5518-293-5 (PDF)
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