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Windsor Castle / Pamela Hartshorne.

By: Hartshorne, Pamela [Verfasser.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London Royal Collection Trust 2019Description: 201 Seiten : Illustrationen.Content type: unbewegtes Bild | Text Media type: ohne Hilfsmittel zu benutzen Carrier type: BandISBN: 9781909741645; 1909741647.Subject(s): Windsor Castle -- History | Windsor Castle -- History -- Pictorial works | Windsor CastleGenre/Form: Bildband. | History. | Pictorial works.DDC classification: 728.810942296 | 720
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Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world, has been a site of fundamental historical, cultural and architectural importance for nearly 1,000 years.

This new popular history of the Castle explains how a Norman motte-and-bailey castle established by William the Conqueror around 1070 survived and evolved through the Middle Ages, the English Civil War, the Restoration of the monarchy, two world wars and the disastrous fire of 1992, to remain the premier royal residence of Her Majesty The Queen to this day.

Beautifully illustrated with spectacular paintings, drawings and photographs from the Royal Collection, this book also includes newly commissioned photography of the Castle as it appears today, as well as 3D reconstructions of the Castle at important moments in its history, revealing how this extraordinary building has evolved.

Titelzusatz auf dem Umschlag: "an illustrated history"