Castle Under Siege

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Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
Readers discover the secrets of these enduring monuments of a bygone age. Titles probe the daily life of castle residents, battles, how these magnificent structures were built, and the knights who defended them. Each title explores castles in Europe, Japan, and India. Quotes from individuals living in medieval times enhance the encounter.

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About the author (1998)

Richard Dargie has enjoyed a long career teaching history. He has written more than 25 books for children. At present, he is a lecturer at the University of Edinburgh.

Struan Reid is an archeologist and historian who has written a number of educational and reference books for children. His previously published works include Hands-On History Projects: Clothes (Southwater).

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