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Do you know in which castle the world's oldest football was found? What is the correct term for the person in charge of a buttery? How do you tell the difference between a trebuchet and a mangonel? And what on earth is an oubliette?

In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Charles King answers all these questions and more as he introduces us to over 100 facts about castles. So if you want to know the history of castles from the early beginnings through to their golden age and final decline, this is the perfect audiobook for you!

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

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Very basic introduction to castles

Good book for kids interested in this period of English history. However, there are many mispronounced words.