Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles by Susie Hodge
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles
By Susie Hodge

Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles

By (author) See other recent books by Susie Hodge
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $14.02
Your Price: $12.62 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $1.40! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.63 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 10-12 days



Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles by Susie Hodge

Book Description

Want to brush up on your knowledge of Britain's castles? But don't want to wade through boring, long-winded books with old fashioned designs that make your eyes hurt? Then this is the book for you! Britain's Castles is a colourful, pocket-sized guide all about the most famous castles in England, Scotland and Wales that you can enjoy browsing through at home for general interest or that you can take with you as you travel about the country. Inside, you'll find: Profiles of iconic castles all over Britain including Windsor Castle, Eilean Donan and Harlech Background information about the feudal system and the different architectural styles used in Britain's castles Bite-sized facts and recommendations of related information to spark your interest 'Did you know' trivia that will make you laugh and groan! Learn everything you need to know about this fascinating aspect of British heritage with this handy fact-filled guide. Other titles in the Crimson Heritage Series: Kings & Queens and Roman Britain

Buy Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles book by Susie Hodge from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781780590769
ISBN-10: 1780590768
Classification: Castles & fortifications , History of architecture
Format: Paperback (180mm x 115mm x 5mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Crimson Publishing
Publisher: Crimson Publishing
Publish Date: 20-Feb-2012
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

You might also like...

Crusader Castles in Cyprus, Greece and the Aegean 1191-1571 by Adam Hook Crusader Castles in Cyprus, Greece and the Aegean 1191-1571 by Adam Hook

Crusader castles and other fortifications in Cyprus, the south-western coast of Turkey and Greece are amongst the best examples of late medieval military architecture. Providing numerous architectural plans, maps and colour illustrations, this book complements the previous treatments of Crusader fortifications in the "Fortress" series.

Castles of Wales by Rhodri Owen Castles of Wales by Rhodri Owen

This new Pocket Wales series of books features a collection of the best landscapes, coasts, castles and mountain views in a handy pocket size. Each image has an extended caption which gives the reader an insight and background to the picture. Individually or as a set, these books are great little souvenirs of Wales.

Castles and Colonists by Eric C. Klingelhofer Castles and Colonists by Eric C. Klingelhofer

This book is the first to examine life in the leading province of Elizabeth I's nascent empire, an Ireland of colonizing English farmers and an imported Protestant elite living in fortified manors and medieval castles

Castles and Gardens in Bohemia and Moravia by Wilfried Rogasch Castles and Gardens in Bohemia and Moravia by Wilfried Rogasch

Presents 50 sites from the Renaissance up to the 19th century, a number of which are recognised as UNESCO World Heritage sites. This book covers the historical events which led to the building, modifying or decline of the selected castles and describes the architecture and furnishings.

» View more books like these...

Books By Author Susie Hodge

Louis Comfort Tiffany Masterpieces of Art by Susie Hodge Louis Comfort Tiffany Masterpieces of Art, Hardback (November 2014)

This sumptuous new book features page after page of astounding work, showing Tiffany's skill as a colourist and a craftsman, with works that still inspire artists and audiences today.

Gauguin His Life and Works in 500 Images by Susie Hodge Gauguin His Life and Works in 500 Images, Hardback (September 2014)

An account of the Post Impressionist artist, Paul Gauguin, who defied convention and renounced European civilization to pursue his art in the South Seas. It explores the influences that defined his style, from Impressionist painters to the brilliant hues and primitive forms of the South Pacific Islands.

What Makes Great Design by Susie Hodge What Makes Great Design, Paperback (September 2014)

Why are some designs more successful and influential than others? WHAT MAKES GREAT DESIGN showcases eighty exceptional creations, from the Polaroid Land camera and the Sony Walkman to the Coca- Cola bottle and Converse All Stars.

When Design Really Works by Susie Hodge When Design Really Works, Paperback / softback (September 2014)

Design pervades every aspect of our lives from the clothes we wear to the simple items we use every day, like the spoon and toothbrush. This book takes a deeper look at the objects that enrich our lives through the examination of 80 classic designs that have stood the test of time.

» View all books by Susie Hodge

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles book by Susie Hodge and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Susie Hodge

Susie Hodge is the author of more than 60 books with titles ranging from guides to modern art to resources for teaching history.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Susie Hodge close
Louis Comfort Tiffany Masterpieces of Art by Susie Hodge
Gauguin His Life and Works in 500 Images by Susie Hodge
What Makes Great Design by Susie Hodge
When Design Really Works by Susie Hodge
Vincent Van Gogh Masterpieces of Art by Susie Hodge
Paul Klee Masterpieces of Art by Susie Hodge
Gustav Klimt Masterpieces of Art by Susie Hodge
Art by Susie Hodge
Art by Susie Hodge
Knights Templar by Susie Hodge
How to Draw People by Susie Hodge
Raphael: His Life and Works in 500 Images by Susie Hodge
Home Front in World War Two by Susie Hodge
Velazquez: Life & Works in 500 Images by Susie Hodge
Why Your Five Year Old Could Not Have Done That by Susie Hodge
How to Draw Fashion Figures by Susie Hodge
Renoir: His Life and Works in 500 Images by Susie Hodge
50 Art Ideas by Susie Hodge
How to Make a Maraca! by Susie Hodge
How to Draw Animals by Susie Hodge
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close