Обложка книги Castles: England  + Scotland + Wales + Ireland

Castles: England + Scotland + Wales + Ireland

ISBN: 0715322125;
Издательство: David & Charles Publishers
Страниц: 256

-Based on the original, classic book by Plantagenet Somerset Fry -The most comprehensive book of its kind -Full descriptions of all the important castles, along with fascinating accounts of sieges, battles, and personalities From the glory days of European history comes this riveting and classic guide to Britain and Ireland's most famous castles. The scene for some of Europe's greatest historical events--battles, sieges, executions, negotiations, kidnappings, and betrayals--castles today are fascinating and romantic places to visit. This edition of the classic work Castles has been completely revised and redesigned with hundreds of stunning color photographs and illustrations. The most comprehensive book of its kind, the guide provides complete descriptions of influential castles--including Windsor, Carreg Cennen, Hermitage, and Blarney--along with the stories that still echo through their halls.