The word itself conjures up mystery, romance, intrigue, and grandeur. What could be more perfect for an author/illustrator who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern man? With typical zest and wry sense of humor punctuating his drawings, David Macaulay traces the step-by-step planning and construction of both castle and town.
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CASTLEUser Review - Kirkus
Everything you've always wanted to know about how a castle was defended—in a fusion of the organic and the technical that David Macaulay hasn't quite achieved before. "On a high limestone outcrop ... Read full review
CastleUser Review - crystallaman - Overstock.com
A great book for anyone studying castles! We are homeschooling and we are doing a unit on The Knight at Dawn from the Magic Treehouse series. This book is a great compliment to the unit. My children love learning about castles. Read full review