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The Impact of the Edwardian Castles in Wales: The Proceedings of a Conference Held at Bangor University, 7-9 September 2007
The Impact of the Edwardian Castles in Wales publishes the proceedings of a conference held in 2007 - a year that marked the seventh centenary of the death of King Edward I - which set out to review recent scholarship on castles that he built in north Wales after two wars, in 1277 and 1282-83, and a Welsh uprising in 1294-95, and to rethink the effect that their building ...more
Hardcover, 211 pages
Published May 1st 2010 by Oxbow Books Limited
(first published April 28th 2010)
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This book is a collection of essays on King Edward I's famous Welsh castles. There are 21 essays, which include Edward I and Wales, James of St George, The King's Accommodation at his Castles, The Conservation and Restoration of Caernarfon Castle 1845-1912, The Baronial Castles of the Welsh Conquest, and Edward I and Scotland. These essays are informative and are authored by experts on the subjects, and are illustrated by a number of photographs. This book is a valuable tool in understanding the ...more