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Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure / illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 940.1 GRA (Text) 39206019745338 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1592700349
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
EARLY KNIGHTS: A Spanish hero -- First Norman king -- A generous knight -- His head on the block! -- Knight facts: Armor & weapons -- THE CRUSADERS: Bohemund the giant -- The heart of a lion -- Heart of a king -- The grand master -- Knight facts: Warfare -- CHIVALRY: "Braveheart" -- A romantic fighter -- "The Black Knight" -- "Without fear and without blame" -- Knight facts: Castles -- THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR: The blind king -- The battle of Crécy -- The ugly child -- A fatal slip -- Medieval surgery -- Knight facts: Food, clothing, & entertainment -- THE PROFESSIONALS: "Needle John" -- Pirate and knight! -- A paid fighter -- The man with an iron hand -- Knight facts: Tournaments.
Summary, etc.:
Stories about medieval knights from around the world.
Subject: Knights and knighthood > Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Medieval > Juvenile literature.
Military history, Medieval > Juvenile literature.
Knights and knighthood.
Civilization, Medieval.
Military history, Medieval.

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