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7 edition of The Medieval Castle (Pictorial Archive) found in the catalog.

The Medieval Castle (Pictorial Archive)

by A.G. Smith

  • 282 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1000 to c 1500,
  • Castles & historic buildings,
  • Colouring & painting,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • History - Medieval,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • British Isles,
  • Europe,
  • Activity Books - Coloring Books,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Activity Books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7638591M
    ISBN 100486420809
    ISBN 109780486420806
    OCLC/WorldCa50852504

    Castle is a Caldecott Honor award-winning book by David Macaulay published in The book offers a detailed illustrated description of Aberwyvern castle, a fictional castle built between and Like many of Macaulay's other works, it consists of a written description of the construction process accompanied by pen-and-ink : David Macaulay.   It contains a complete blue print, in clear easy to follow exploded diagrams, on how to build your own castle, with keep, curtain walls, access, stables, barracks, even a throne & .

    A Medieval Castle layout – of the old castle in York, England. Credit: Steve Montgomery, CC-BY-SA The Medieval Castle Layout of Farleigh Hungerford Castle. So let’s look at the layout of an excellent example of a Medieval castle – Farleigh Hungerford castle, in Somerset, UK. Title: Life in a Medieval Castle and Village Coloring Book By: John Green Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 48 Vendor: Dover Publications Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 6 ounces ISBN: ISBN Pages:

      A Medieval Castle. What’s Inside a Castle (What’s Inside) Knights & Castles: 50 Hands-On Activities to Experience the Middle Ages. Days of the Knights: A Tale of Castles and Battles (Eyewitness Readers) Kings and Queens of England (Dover History Coloring Book) A Year in a Castle (Time Goes By) DK Eyewitness Books: Knight: Explore the Lives. This collection of 30 detailed illustrations focuses on activities within the castle and how the heavily fortified structure functioned. Included are views of the castle's moat, drawbridge, and other features, plus the Great Hall and dungeons. Also here are ready-to-color scenes of a lady doing needlework, a castle under siege, and more.


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The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Life in a Medieval Castle by Brenda Ralph Lewis at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : The History Press.A medieval castle was the fortified home of an important person, such as a lord or king.

The medieval period, also called the Middle Ages, lasted from the 5th century CE to the end of the 15th century.