Widely praised when it was first published, this new edition has been brought up to the present with new final chapters, and thoroughly revised to take into account the latest research. It now include...
Aims to overturn many traditional assumptions about the nature and purpose of castle-building in the middle ages. This book proposes a fresh understanding of the function and symbolism of castles, and...
In May 2012, French voters rejected the liberalizing policies of Nicholas Sarkozy and elected his opponent, the Socialist Francois Hollande, president. In June 2012, the incumbent president's center-r...
AdvantagesBeats any British beach holiday hands down
DisadvantagesStrong currents on some days
AdvantagesNear London by train, cosmopolitan feel, excellent transport connections, eating out, plenty to see
AdvantagesVery pretty and compact