Take a tour of a medieval castle.
Every part of the castle has a function. Walls keep the enemy out. Towers protect the lord and the soldiers. From the moat and portcullis to the great hall and dungeon, see how a castle works as an enemy army tries to storm the walls.
Castle: How It Works is a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2012
Follows the planning, construction, and ultimate testing in battle of a typical fortress with adjoining town built by the English during the Middle Ages.
Number of Pages: 311
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History / Europe, Architecture
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: David MacAulay & Sheila Keenan
Street Date: April 14, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-43-9025