A history of and guide to the English castle, illustrated with plans, this book is the result of the author's research and sketching. It contains county-by-county gazetteers.
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Francois Matarasso is a writer and researcher. He is interested in how people create and interact with culture. In 2011 he began a series of projects that explored undervalued areas of cultural life. He has worked in over 35 countries and holds honorary professorships at Robert Gordon University (Scotland) and Griffith University (Australia).Review:
Between 1066 and 1450 1,700 castles were built in England, using a variety of styles and for a variety of purposes. This provides a historical guide to the medieval castle, tracing its evolution, functions, and history. Fans of British history and architecture will find the attention to architectural detail to be particularly engrossing. -- Midwest Book Review
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Book Description Cassell. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0304340456 Hardback copy, book is in new condition, may have some minor shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1016738
Book Description Cassell, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0304340456