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Knight (Eyewitness Books)

By: Gravett, Christopher

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1993

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2262043

ISBN: 0679838821

Condition: Very Good


4th printing. Boards faintly rubbed. 1993 Hard Cover. Detailed photographs trace the origins, heyday, and eventual decline of knighthood, chivalry, and the feudal system. Discover how armor was made, how men became knights, and what life in a medieval castle was like. View more info

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Medieval Siege Warfare (Elite, 28)

By: Gravett, Christopher

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2286557

ISBN: 0850459478

Condition: Near Fine


Rear wrapper faintly toned along edge. 1998 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 64 pp. During the Middle Ages siege warfare played a vital role in military strategy. Sieges were far more numerous than pitched battles, ranging from small-scale affairs against palisaded earthworks to full-scale assaults on vast strongholds. Needless to say, the art of siege warfare assumed a unique importance to both invader and defender alike. In this title Christopher Gravett explores the different aspects of medieval siege warfare, from chivalrous formalities to 'surprise and treachery',... View more info