I Wonder Why Castles Had Moats

and Other Questions About Long Ago

I Wonder Why

Philip Steele

Kingfisher

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"Why did churches have steeples?", "Who wore platform shoes?", and "Did people take baths?" are just some of the tricky questions answered in this delightful book about long ago.

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Philip Steele

Philip Steele has a passion for writing about history. He is a well-known author of more than one hundred children's books, including Castles, Pirates, Knights, The Best Book of Mummies, The World of Pirates, and The World of Castles. He was a student of medieval French and German literature, and has visited castles in England, France, Germany, Spain, and Poland. He has travelled to the Valley of the Kings and other sites of Ancient Egypt, and has met mummies face to face in the Cairo Museum. Philip now lives near Beaumaris and the other great castles of North Wales.

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I Wonder Why Castles Had Moats
and Other Questions About Long Ago
Philip Steele

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Kingfisher
June 2004
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780753458099
ISBN10: 0753458098
Picture Book Nonfiction
8 3/10 x 6 4/5 inches, 32 pages
Age Range: 5 to 8
Grade Range: k to 3
$6.99

Paper Over Board

Paper Over Board
Kingfisher
April 1994
Paper Over Board
ISBN: 9781856978798
ISBN10: 1856978796
Illustrated in full color
Age Range: 5 to 8
Grade Range: p to 3
$11.95
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