The Resource I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago, Philip Steele

I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago, Philip Steele

Label
I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago
Title
I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago
Statement of responsibility
Philip Steele
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Questions and answers explore the Middle Ages under such headings as "Who were garderobes," "Where did Robin Hood live," "Was Sinbad a real sailor," and " Who went to sea in junks."
Member of
Title
I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago
Creator
Summary
Presents questions and answers about the Middle Ages, kings and queens, armor, clothing, food, baths, books, boats, and art
Subject
Member of
Genre
Writing style
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250257
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CB351
LC item number
.S65 1994
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 2
Series statement
I wonder why
Target audience
juvenile
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Philip Steele
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Castles had moats
Label
I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago, Philip Steele
Publication
Note
Includes index
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  • ADAMS-DEC
  • ADAMS-DEC
  • NBLCO-AVI
  • NBLCO-AVI
  • NBLCO-CRO
  • NBLCO-CRO
  • NBLCO-ALB
  • NBLCO-ALB
  • KDLVL-KEN
  • KDLVL-KEN
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • LAGRN-LAG
  • LAGRN-LAG
  • SYRAC-SYR
  • SYRAC-SYR
  • GBURG-BKM
  • GBURG-BKM
  • GBURG-GRE
  • GBURG-GRE
  • GBURG-GRE
  • GBURG-GRE
  • GBURG-WES
  • GBURG-WES
  • ATTCA-ATT
  • ATTCA-ATT
  • WINCH-WIN
  • WINCH-WIN
  • OSGOO-MIL
  • OSGOO-MIL
  • VRMLN-NEW
  • VRMLN-NEW
  • NWTCO-MOR
  • NWTCO-MOR
  • STRKE-STR
  • STRKE-STR
  • WTONC-WAS
  • WTONC-WAS
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What were the Middle Ages in the middle of -- Why did knigs and queens wear crowns -- Why were the peasants revolting -- Why did castles have moats -- Why did knights wear armor -- Why did churches have steeples -- Why did mosques have minarets -- Who wore steeples on their heads -- Who wore platform shoes -- Why did people eat with their fingers -- Who first grew potatoes -- Who was first to chew gum -- What were garderrobes -- Did people take baths -- What was the Black Death -- Did children have to go to school -- Why did Incas get tied up in knots -- Why were books chained up -- Why was it hard to tell the time -- Where did china come from -- What blew up in Venice -- Why did artists paint with eggs -- Why was soccer banned -- What was the Festival of Fools -- Who said yes to No* plays -- Where was Vinland -- Who went to sea in junks -- Was Sinbad a real sailor -- Where did Robin Hood live -- Who was Joan of Arc -- Who wss a teenage warrior
Control code
14574522
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781856978798
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
93031303 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
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14574522
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm28890388

Library Locations

    • Newton County Public Library - Morocco BranchBorrow it
      205 S. West St., Morocco, IN, 47963, US
      40.94532 -87.459819

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