Castle builders : approaches to castle design and construction in the Middle Ages /

In Castle Builders, Malcolm Hislop looks at the hugely popular subject of castles from the unusual perspective of design and construction. In this general introduction to the subject, we discover something of the personalities behind their creation - the architects and craftsmen - and, furthermore,...

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Main Author: Hislop, Malcolm (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Archaeology, 2016.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Earthworks
  • 3. Building In Timber
  • 4. Building In Stone
  • 5. Great Tower Builders Part 1: c. 900
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  • 6. Great Tower Builders Part 2: c. 1100
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  • 7. Military Engineering Part 1
  • 8. Military Engineering Part 2
  • 9. Domestic Engineering
  • 10. The Castle Builder's Aesthetic.