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Author Cairns, Conrad.

Title Medieval castles / Conrad Cairns.

Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store  940.1 CAIR MF19    AVAILABLE
Physical description 48 pages : illustrations ; 21 x 22 cm.
Series Cambridge introduction to world history.
Cambridge introduction to world history.
Summary A castle can be defined simply as a fortified private dwelling, designed to be secure against armed attack. This book is mainly about castles we can see in Britain; but to understand them properly we must know how castles first began and developed in other lands.
Subject Civilization, Medieval -- Juvenile literature.
Castles -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Castles -- Great Britain -- History -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0521315891 (paperback)