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Life In A Medieval Castle (Picture the Past)

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Published by Heinemann Library .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Juvenile literature,
  • World - General,
  • History - Medieval,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Readers - Beginner,
  • People & Places - General,
  • Europe - General,
  • Castles,
  • Civilization, Medieval

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8397955M
ISBN 101403464456
ISBN 109781403464453
OCLC/WorldCa56942556

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Life in a Medieval Village takes modern readers through every aspect of day-to-day life, describing the villagers’ diet (centered around a bland stew called pottage lacking in nutrients), how they harvested crops, and the central role of the church in maintaining social harmony. We learn the clothes villagers wore, their (sometimes lacking) standards of personal hygiene, and the bizarre treatments they Cited by: Compiles the Gies' three books Life in a Medieval Castle, Life in a Medievality and Life in a Medieval Village to provide a broad social history of4th-century Europe. They draw from both literary and archaeological illustrations, though plentiful and colorful, remain subordinate to. This fascinating book examines the evolution of the medieval castle, from the rigid social structure of its society to the types of weapons, training, and tactics employed during wartime. Above all, The Medieval Castle is a The influence of the castle, both on the course of history and on the lives of the people who lived in them, has never been fully explored-until now/5. Life in a medieval castle was filled with a constant hubbub of busied work in the kitchens, preparations for celebrations in the Great Hall, and religious worship in each castle’s own chapel. And the layout of a typical Medieval castle tended to be influenced by domestic needs rather than defensive concerns.

Life in a Medieval Castle book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In the violent and lawless Middle Ages, a castle was often the o /5(17). It included little details about daily life in a castle that I never would have thought. Like, anyone who wasn't a lord didn't have a regular place to sleep, and they had to bed down on the floor of the Great hall or wherever they could find a place/5.   Life in a Medieval Castle and Life in a Medieval City, both by Joseph and Frances Gies." —George R.R. Martin, author of the series A Song of Ice and Fire Medieval history comes alive in Joseph and Frances Gies's Life in a Medieval Castle, used as a research resource by George R. R. Martin in creating the world of Game of Thrones/5(17).   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Life in a Medieval Castle by Brenda Ralph Lewis at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : The History Press.