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Castle

Author: Christopher Gravett; Geoff Dann
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1994.
Series: Eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Discover the medieval world of castles -- how they were built and what life was like inside them--Cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Gravett; Geoff Dann
ISBN: 0679960007 9780679960003 0679860002 9780679860006
OCLC Number: 28853983
Notes: "A Dorling Kindersley book."--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: What is a castle? --
The first castles --
The great tower --
Concentric castles --
Castles on the Loire --
Castles in Spain --
Castles in Germany --
The chapel --
Laying a siege --
Men and missiles --
Tricks of defense --
The garrison --
The castle as prison --
Crusader castles --
Castles in Japan --
The great hall --
The kitchen --
At the table --
The entertainers --
Women and children --
The lord --
Fabrics and textiles --
In the fields --
Animals in the castle --
The castle builders --
The woodworkers --
Metalwork --
Castles in decline.
Series Title: Eyewitness books.
Responsibility: written by Christopher Gravett ; photographed by Geoff Dann.
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Discover the medieval world of castles -- how they were built and what life was like inside them--Cover.

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