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Castles dominate European landscapes, though mostly ruined. They smothered Norman England whilst military and architectural changes accelerated. Crusading experience saw more effective and aggressive designs. Siege technology and evolving military strategy slowly undermined the purpose of the castle, leading to a new role as backdrop to chivalric splendour.

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Course dates

31 Jul 2017 to 04 Aug 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

10 Jul 2017

Course director

Venue

International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
Cambridge
UK
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code

Mb5