Strongholds and Sanctuaries: The Borderland of England and Wales

Strongholds and Sanctuaries: The Borderland of England and Wales

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ISBN13: 9780750902007
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Here, illustrated in words and pictures, are landscapes, besieged castles, garrison towns and hidden villages and valleys of Wales. The text starts in the South, at Chepstow and travels to Chester in the North. Peters reveals the history of the people and places of the Marches, describing their story of claim and counter-claim, Welsh risings and English attacks, siege and defence, captures and burnings. It is the story of the great families of medieval times: teh Mortimers and Henry Hotspur, Offa, King of Mercia, constructor of the Dyke, the Marcher earls and the Welsh Prince Llewelyn.

Type Book
Number Of Pages 184
Item Height 23 mm
Item Width 203 mm
Item Weight 897 Gram
Product Dimensions 203 x 23 x 267
Publisher Sutton Publishing Ltd
Format Hardcover | 184