Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Castle by DK
  

Synopsis

Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Castle by DK

Step inside a magnificent 14th century castle and back in time. This fully updated edition of Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Castle takes you on an illustrated tour of a fully functioning 14th century castle. Explore life within the castle walls with colourful cut-away pictures that give you a unique glimpse of Medieval life. Look at scenes around the castle, from the great hall, the kitchens, to the dungeons and battlements, to see how people lived. Interesting facts about the lives of the inhabitants take you even further in this unique exploration of history. The illustrations in Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Castle are based on actual plans and architect's drawings and on every page you have the chance to track down the enemy spy within the castle walls. Follow his progress as he passes through layers of fearsome defences! Packed with gory historical details, Stephen Biesty's Cross-Sections Castle is a riveting read that will provide hours of entertainment for any inquisitive mind and is a must for school projects on history.

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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Format

Hardback
56 pages
Interest Age: From 8

Author

DK
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Publisher

Publication date

3rd June 2013

ISBN

9781409382416


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