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The Resource Castle, illustrated by Stephen Biesty ; written by Richard Platt

Castle, illustrated by Stephen Biesty ; written by Richard Platt

Label
Castle
Title
Castle
Statement of responsibility
illustrated by Stephen Biesty ; written by Richard Platt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With detailed cross-sections, each layer of a castle is presented, so readers can explore layer upon layer of castle life including the people, their possessions, and how they lived, as well as how they defended themselves from enemy attacks and settled down for an evening of entertainment
Member of
Summary
Describes medieval castles and what life was like for the knights who lived in them
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
316184
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Biesty, Stephen
Dewey number
940.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Platt, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Stephen Biesty's cross sections
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  • Castles
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Castles
  • Civilization, Medieval
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Castle, illustrated by Stephen Biesty ; written by Richard Platt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "See inside an amazing 14th-century castle"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Parts of a castle -- The castle gate -- Preparing for attack -- Under siege -- Locked up -- The feudal system -- Castle building -- Repairs -- Hard at work -- Clothing -- Living like a lord -- Noble family -- Lord's feast -- Medieval meals -- Entertainment -- Valiant knights -- Food supply -- Food, glorious food -- Lawbreakers -- Weaponry
Control code
ocn841482178
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
52 p.
Isbn
9781465408808
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)841482178
Label
Castle, illustrated by Stephen Biesty ; written by Richard Platt
Publication
Note
  • "See inside an amazing 14th-century castle"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Parts of a castle -- The castle gate -- Preparing for attack -- Under siege -- Locked up -- The feudal system -- Castle building -- Repairs -- Hard at work -- Clothing -- Living like a lord -- Noble family -- Lord's feast -- Medieval meals -- Entertainment -- Valiant knights -- Food supply -- Food, glorious food -- Lawbreakers -- Weaponry
Control code
ocn841482178
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
52 p.
Isbn
9781465408808
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)841482178

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