Thirty-seven papers from the Acts of the International Colloquium held in Graz (Austria) in 1998, a biennial meeting of scholars studying medieval castles. This volume contains a wide range of studies of castles in Sweden, Belgium, France, England, Scotland, Germany, the Netherlands and Syria, including descriptions of particular sites and their fortifications, histories of war, capture and conquest, and the role of castles within their historical context. Papers in French, German and English.... whilst another shows that even King Louis IX a#39; s mightyfortress - palace at Angers itself would ultimately succumb to the ... was the mainfactory of the destruction industry , and no artist depicted it more powerfully than Hieronymus Aken or Bosch . ... representations of damage caused by besieging forces are found in many sources , including wellknown episodes in ... one effect of the Royalist garrison a#39; s long resistance to besieging Parliamentary forces from 1643 to 1645 a#39; Scotlandanbsp;...
|Title||:||Chteau Gaillard: Etudes de Castellogie M'Di'vale 19 - Colloque de Graz (1998)|
|Publisher||:||Publications du CRAHM - 2000|