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Published: 20 February 2003

454 Pages


ISBN: 9780198208242

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Castles in Medieval Society

Fortresses in England, France, and Ireland in the Central Middle Ages

Charles L. H. Coulson

  • Overturns many traditional assumptions about the purpose of medieval castles
  • Places castles in the context of medieval culture and society
  • Focuses on the lives of castle-dwellers