Damage assessment and conservation of underground spaces as valuable resources for human activities in Italy and Japan

* National Research Council of Italy, Institute of Studies on the Mediterranean (ISMed), Napoli, Italy;  varriale@ismed.cnr.it ** Earth and Environmental Sciences Department, University Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy;   National Research Council…

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Putting the underground built heritage at the heart of cultural tourism: The opportunities of the ancient quarries of white marble in Paros (Greece)

Visiting the ancient quarries of White Marble in Paros, it is immediately realized the uniqueness of this enchanting underground site, along with the urgency to undertake actions aimed at recovering…

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