Castle The Siege Chronicles by Derek Farmer
  

Synopsis

Castle The Siege Chronicles by Derek Farmer

This is a gripping account of life in a medieval castle under siege, based on the real-life siege of Chateau-Gaillard in France. It is a fictional narrative that is combined with historical facts to create a compelling view of events as seen by someone who was really there. It includes additional information on related topics such as how the castle was built, background to the siege, and a map, placing the events in a geographical as well as historical context. Superb full-colour illustrations create a vibrant and engaging title, perfect for either home or school. It includes historical background to the siege and the political tensions between England and France. There is gold foiling on cover.

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Format

Hardback
40 pages
Interest Age: 7+ years

Author

Derek Farmer
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Publisher

Publication date

1st November 2007

ISBN

9781905638871


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