A full colour study of mainly French superb medieval castles that portray the last of their type, they had been overtaken by improved artillery, powerful cannons and the evolution of siege warfare. During the 15th century they became just a symbol of belonging to a certain social class, not the powerful fortresses they once were.
Author: Stephane William Gondoin.
Publisher: Histoire & Collections.
Hardback. 128pp. 23cm by 31cm.
Original Price: £35.00.