The Medieval Castle in Ireland and Wales: Essays in Honour of Jeremy Knight
John R. Kenyon, Kieran Denis O'Conor
Four Courts, 2003 - History - 261 pages
This book contains essays originating from the 1998 Castle Studies Group Conference, held in Maynooth, county Kildare, Ireland. The book has been brought together specifically to advance research on castles and fortifications in Ireland and Wales.
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