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Knight : Ready for Battle (Paperback) (David Stewart)

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Would you have survived? In the Middle Ages, life was short and dangerous. Knights wore the finest armor, followed a strict code of chivalry, and swore an oath to the King. See what it took to become one of these nobles, from page to esquire to the final ceremony of anointing. Follow their training, examine their weapons and a full set of armor, and learn about the lavish jousts and other tournaments that were a regular part of a knight's life.The book contains: The Esquire's Handbook, a miniature guide to knight school and life, complete with lifesaving info; a tournament presented in split pages and foldout flaps; and another foldout that provides an insider's view of a castle under siege.
Would you have survived? In the Middle Ages, life was short and dangerous. Knights wore the finest armor, followed a strict code of chivalry, and swore an oath to the King. See what it took to become one of these nobles, from page to esquire to the final ceremony of anointing. Follow their training, examine their weapons and a full set of armor, and learn about the lavish jousts and other tournaments that were a regular part of a knight's life.

The book contains: The Esquire's Handbook, a miniature guide to knight school and life, complete with lifesaving info; a tournament presented in split pages and foldout flaps; and another foldout that provides an insider's view of a castle under siege.
Number of Pages: 33.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History / Medieval
Series Title: Chronicles
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: David Stewart
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2015
TCIN: 17349484
UPC: 9781910706015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-45-8728

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