English Medieval Knight 1300-1400 by Christopher Gravett
Look inside with Google Book Preview
English Medieval Knight 1300-1400
By Christopher Gravett

English Medieval Knight 1300-1400

By (author) See other recent books by Christopher Gravett
Illustrated by Graham Turner See other recent books by Graham Turner
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $37.70
Your Price: $33.93 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $3.77! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.70 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



English Medieval Knight 1300-1400 by Christopher Gravett

Book Description

The 14th-century knight lived in a time of change, in terms of both recruitment methods and the appearance of fighting men. This title describes all aspects of the knight's life, including his training in the castle yard and the hard knocks of the tournament. The knight's life on campaign is explored along with the role of mercenary knights, the motivation of knights in the field and the influence of chivalry.

Buy English Medieval Knight 1300-1400 book by Christopher Gravett from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781841761459
ISBN-10: 1841761451
Format: Paperback
(248mm x 184mm x 6mm)
Pages: 64
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Osprey Publishing
Publish Date: 16-Oct-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

You might also like...

England and Scotland, 1286-1603 by Andy King England and Scotland, 1286-1603 by Andy King

This new text offers one of the first overviews of the 'three hundred years' war' between England and Scotland, from the Scottish succession crisis in 1286, to the Union of the Crowns in 1603. It is an ideal introduction for students approaching Anglo-Scottish relations within this period for the first time.

On Glasgow and Edinburgh by Professor of Modern Scottish Literature Robert Crawford On Glasgow and Edinburgh by Professor of Modern Scottish Literature Robert Crawford

A mere forty miles apart, these cities have enjoyed a rivalry since wistful Edinburgh lost parliamentary sovereignty and defiant Glasgow came into its industrial promise. Crawford brings them to life between the covers of one book, in a tale that mixes novelty and familiarity, as Scotland s cultural capital and largest commercial city do."

Anglo-Saxon World by Richard J. Kelly Anglo-Saxon World by Richard J. Kelly

An exploration of the language, writings and culture found in the Anglo-Saxon period (c 500 - 1100) and an examination of the relationships that exist between all three. It provides students an introduction to the fundamentals of Anglo-Saxon language, history, poetry, prose and artistic production.

London Fog by Freelance Writer and Fellow Christine L Corton London Fog by Freelance Writer and Fellow Christine L Corton

The classic London fogs thick yellow pea-soupers were born in the industrial age and remained a feature of cold, windless winter days until clean air legislation in the 1960s. Christine L. Corton tells the story of these epic London fogs, their dangers and beauty, and the lasting effects on our culture and imagination of these urban spectacles."

» View more books like these...

Books By Author Christopher Gravett

DK Eyewitness Books: Knight by Christopher Gravett DK Eyewitness Books: Knight, Paperback / softback (June 2015)

"Explore the lives of medieval mounted warriors-- from the battlefield to the banquet table"--Cover.

Worldwide History of Warfare by Christopher Gravett Worldwide History of Warfare, Paperback (March 2009)

Combines historical engravings, diagrams and artwork with an engaging modern text to create a visual study of humankinds extraordinary capacity for ingenuity in inventing new ways to wage war. This work interjects the history of military hardware with diagrams of tactics and famous battles.

Castles of Edward I in Wales 1277-1307 by Christopher Gravett Castles of Edward I in Wales 1277-1307, Paperback (July 2007)

Highlights the varied castle designs ranging from fortifications based on French models to the defences inspired by Constantinople. This title is illustrated with colour illustrations and cutaway artwork.

History of Castles by Christopher Gravett History of Castles, Paperback (July 2007)

A wonderfully illustrated, full-color book detailing the most magnificent castles of the world.

» View all books by Christopher Gravett

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about English Medieval Knight 1300-1400 book by Christopher Gravett 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 - Christopher Gravett

Chris Gravett is assistant curator of armour at the Tower Amouries, and a recognised authority on the arms, armour and warfare of the medieval world. His previous Osprey titles include Elite 17 'Knights at Tournament', Warrior! 'Norman Knight 950-1204 AD' and Campaign 13 'Hastings 1066'. Graham Turner is a leading historical artist, specialising in the medieval period. He has illustrated numerous titles for Osprey, covering a wide variety of subjects from the dress of the 10th-century armies of the Caliphates, through the action of bloody medieval battles, to the daily life of the British Redcoat of the late 18th century. The son of the illustrator Michael Turner, Graham lives and works in Backinghamshire, UK.

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 Christopher Gravett close
DK Eyewitness Books: Knight by Christopher Gravett
Worldwide History of Warfare by Christopher Gravett
Castles of Edward I in Wales 1277-1307 by Christopher Gravett
History of Castles by Christopher Gravett
Tudor Knight by Christopher Gravett
Norman Stone Castles (2) by Christopher Gravett
Norman Stone Castles by Christopher Gravett
Tewkesbury 1471 by Christopher Gravett
Towton 1461 by Christopher Gravett
English Medieval Knight 1200-1300 by Christopher Gravett
English Medieval Knight 1400-1500 by Christopher Gravett
Hastings 1066 by Christopher Gravett
Bosworth, 1485 by Christopher Gravett
Medieval German Armies, 1000-1300 by Christopher Gravett
Norman Knight, 950-1204 AD by Christopher Gravett
Knights at Tournament by Christopher Gravett
Mediaeval Siege Warfare by Christopher Gravett
German Medieval Armies, 1300-1500 by Christopher Gravett
»
Recent books by Graham Turner close
Lewes and Evesham 1264-65 by Graham Turner
British Paratrooper 1940-45 by Graham Turner
Power of Silence by Graham Turner
Chesapeake Campaigns, 1813-1815 by Graham Turner
Fort William Henry, 1755-57 by Graham Turner
French Musketeer, 1622-1775 by Graham Turner
Talavera, 1809 by Graham Turner
Power of Silence by Graham Turner
Power of Silence by Graham Turner
Falklands, 1982 by Graham Turner
Fall of English France 1449-53 by Graham Turner
George Washington by Graham Turner
Walcheren 1944 by Graham Turner
ANZAC Infantryman 1914-15 by Graham Turner
Marlborough by Graham Turner
Henry V by Graham Turner
First Battle of the Marne 1914 by Graham Turner
Niagara 1814 by Graham Turner
Scottish Renaissance Army 1513-1550 by Graham Turner
New York 1776 by Graham Turner
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close