Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles
By (author) Susie Hodge
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Crimson Heritage: Britain's Castles by Susie Hodge
Book DescriptionWant 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
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781780590769
Classification: Castles & fortifications , History of architecture
Format: Paperback (180mm x 115mm x mm)
Imprint: Crimson Publishing
Publisher: Crimson Publishing
Publish Date: 20-Feb-2012
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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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.
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