CASTRUM TO CASTLE: CLASSICAL TO MEDIEVAL FORTIFICATIONS IN THE LANDS OF THE WESTERN ROMAN EMPIRE
256pp., 100 illus.incl.colour. 2018. From the time of the Roman Empire to the classic period of castle-building in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, fortified sites played a key role in European warfare. This highly illustrated history gives a fascinating insight into their design and development and the violence and conflict they were part of.