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Life of a Medieval knight

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Knights and knighthood -- Europe -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Civilization, Medieval -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Chivalry -- Europe -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Knights and knighthood.,
    • Civilization, Medieval.,
    • Chivalry.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses feudalism, chivalry, clothing and weaponry, practices of war, the Crusades, tournaments and other aspects of the lives of noble soldiers of the Middle Ages.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 85-85) and index.

      Other titlesMedieval knight
      Statementby James A. Corrick.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesThe way people live
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCR4513 .C67 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6777174M
      ISBN 101560068175
      LC Control Number00011303
      OCLC/WorldCa45137409


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