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Castles and knights / [written and edited by Fleur Star].

Star, Fleur, 1974- (Author). Star, Fleur, 1974- Castle and knight. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eye wonder.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle JE940.1 STAR (Text) 39231033265279 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465415622
  • ISBN: 1465415629
  • Physical Description: 56 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: This American Edition, 2014
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Revised Edition.
Includes index.
"Now includes fun activities"--Cover.
"Open your eyes to a world of discovery"-- Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is a castle? -- Early castles -- A castle grows -- Who lived there? -- Food, glorious food -- Time out -- Under siege -- Tricks of defense -- Lock 'em up -- The knight -- Knight school -- All wrapped up -- In shining armor -- Weapons of war -- Joust for fun -- Heraldry -- The Crusades -- Moorish castles -- Asian castles -- Towering strengths -- Castles today -- True or false? -- Facts matchup -- What's this? -- A knightly quest! -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
"Raise the drawbridge, man the battlements, and find out what castle life was really like. See lavish banquets, thrilling jousts, and entertaining jesters! Train to become a knight, visit a castle city in China, and discover the tricks used to keep enemies out. Test your knowledge and have hours of fun with eight pages of awesome activities!"--Page [4] of cover.
Subject: Castles > Juvenile literature.
Knights and knighthood > Juvenile literature.
Armor > Juvenile literature.
Weapons > Juvenile literature.
Great Britain > History > Medieval period, 1066-1485 > Juvenile literature.

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