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Author Gravett, Christopher, 1951-
Title Real knights : over 20 true stories of battle and adventure / illustrations by John James ; text by Christopher Gravett.
Pub Info New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2005.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 940.1 Gra     AVAILABLE
 Vineyard Haven Children's  J 940.1 GRA     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Children's Area  J 940.1 Gravett     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st American ed.
Descript 48 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
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.
Summary Stories about medieval knights from around the world.
Subject Knights and knighthood -- Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Medieval -- Juvenile literature.
Military history, Medieval -- Juvenile literature.
Knights and knighthood.
Civilization, Medieval.
Military history, Medieval.
Add Author James, John, 1959-
ISBN 1592700349
9781592700349
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