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Armour

A 3-Dimensional Exploration

By Tango Books, Illustrated by Bob Moulder

3-Dimensional Exploration Books

JUVENILE NONFICTION

20 Pages, 11 x 9.5

Cloth, $22.95 (US $22.95) (CA $25.99)

Publication Date: November 2011

ISBN 9781857076646

Rights: US & CA

Tango Books, Ltd. (Nov 2011)
Tango Books

Available from local and national retailers throughout the US.
 

Overview

Big pictures of warriors and knights come complete with flaps showcasing their armor

Big pictures of warriors and knights come complete with flaps showcasing their armor From the 5th century Greek leather armor and 14th century English steel-plated armor to the patterned armor of 15th century Japanese knights, protective battle gear throughout history is explored here. Under each flap is text about the piece and its use, then for each knight there is a 3-D pop-up battle scene with details about the battle and formation.

Reviews

"Treasure trove of information. Compelling and sweeping picture of a long-gone period."  —Publishers Weekly on Castles

"Brief but engaging."  —Booklist Online

Author Biography

Bob Moulder specializes in historical illustration and has produced work for English Heritage, Hodder & Stoughton, MacMillan, Oxford University Press, and Longmans.