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Fighting a Battle

Fighting a Battle
How were the Crusades fought during the Middle Ages? What could a boy expect when he joined the king’s army? What strategies were used to attack a castle? Explore the Middle Ages through a look at its land and sea battles, its soldiers, and the weapons used to fight. Find out about the knights who fought on horseback and the peasant soldiers who bravely fought to protect them. Take a look at the strategies used in specific battles, such as those fought during the Crusades.

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More Information

Reading Level: Grade 3
Fountas & Pinell: R
Author: Murrell, Deborah
Copyright: 2009
Specifications: 7-3/4" x 10", 32 pages, Paperback, Full-color Photographs

Key Features

  • Colorful
  • primary source artwork
  • tapestries
  • artifacts
  • and manuscripts illuminate Medievil Warfare
  • Correlate to NCSS social studies standards
  • including civilizations areound the world
  • "Did You Know?" scroll boxes provide readers with fun facts
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • High-interest approach and low reading level makes curriculum content accessible to struggling readers
  • "In Their Own Words" primary source quotes enhance text
  • Large
  • two-page battle maps support text
  • Sources for further information

Further Purchasing Options

Classroom Collections

QTY Title 10 Digit ISBN S&L PRICE
Medieval Warfare 978-1-4339-1052-4 $214.80

Single-Copy Collections

QTY Title 10 Digit ISBN S&L PRICE
Medieval Warfare 978-0-8368-9403-5 $35.80

Paperback Books

QTY Title 10 Digit ISBN S&L PRICE
Castles 978-0-8368-9335-9 $8.95
Fighting a Battle 978-0-8368-9336-6 $8.95
Knights and Armor 978-0-8368-9337-3 $8.95
Weapons 978-0-8368-9338-0 $8.95


QTY Title 10 Digit ISBN S&L PRICE
Castles 978-1-4339-1053-1 $53.70
Fighting a Battle 978-1-4339-1054-8 $53.70
Knights and Armor 978-1-4339-1055-5 $53.70
Weapons 978-1-4339-1056-2 $53.70