In addition to eye-catching visuals on every page (all fully captioned), the book features timelines, maps, and numerous fact boxes. Main subjects are divided into 14 two-page spreads with artwork and decorative borders attractively arranged around text passages. Subtitles add focus and glossary terms are printed in boldface. Topics include the Crusades, how castles were attacked and defended, warriors and their weapons, how battles were fought on the battlefield, and famous battles, such as the Battle of Hastings.
8" x 11"