Castle Under Siege
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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