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Published: 09 September 2004

454 Pages

ISBN: 9780199273638

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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