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The Resource Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure, illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett

Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure, illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett

Label
Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure
Title
Real knights
Title remainder
over 20 true stories of battle and adventure
Statement of responsibility
illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stories about medieval knights from around the world
Cataloging source
BIB
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1951-
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Gravett, Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
James, John
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  • Knights and knighthood
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Military history, Medieval
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure, illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
EARLY KNIGHTS: A Spanish hero -- First Norman king -- A generous knight -- His head on the block! -- Knight facts: Armor & weapons -- THE CRUSADERS: Bohemund the giant -- The heart of a lion -- Heart of a king -- The grand master -- Knight facts: Warfare -- CHIVALRY: "Braveheart" -- A romantic fighter -- "The Black Knight" -- "Without fear and without blame" -- Knight facts: Castles -- THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR: The blind king -- The battle of Crécy -- The ugly child -- A fatal slip -- Medieval surgery -- Knight facts: Food, clothing, & entertainment -- THE PROFESSIONALS: "Needle John" -- Pirate and knight! -- A paid fighter -- The man with an iron hand -- Knight facts: Tournaments
Control code
ocm61395916
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781592700349
Other control number
9781592700349
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i1592700349
  • a694155
Label
Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure, illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
EARLY KNIGHTS: A Spanish hero -- First Norman king -- A generous knight -- His head on the block! -- Knight facts: Armor & weapons -- THE CRUSADERS: Bohemund the giant -- The heart of a lion -- Heart of a king -- The grand master -- Knight facts: Warfare -- CHIVALRY: "Braveheart" -- A romantic fighter -- "The Black Knight" -- "Without fear and without blame" -- Knight facts: Castles -- THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR: The blind king -- The battle of Crécy -- The ugly child -- A fatal slip -- Medieval surgery -- Knight facts: Food, clothing, & entertainment -- THE PROFESSIONALS: "Needle John" -- Pirate and knight! -- A paid fighter -- The man with an iron hand -- Knight facts: Tournaments
Control code
ocm61395916
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781592700349
Other control number
9781592700349
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i1592700349
  • a694155

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