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The Resource The hawk of the castle : a story of medieval falconry, Danna Smith ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

The hawk of the castle : a story of medieval falconry, Danna Smith ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

Label
The hawk of the castle : a story of medieval falconry
Title
The hawk of the castle
Title remainder
a story of medieval falconry
Statement of responsibility
Danna Smith ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A rhythmic, rhyming text pairs beautifully with stunning illustrations. A historical picture book full of information about medieval life and falconry - includes an author's note, a glossary, and sources. Experience the art and sport of medieval falconry first hand in this story of a young girl and her father who take a hawk out for a training flight at the castle. The girl leads readers through all the preparations and equipment needed for the flight - from the hawk's hood and bells to the falconer's gloves - culminating in a dramatic demonstration of the bird's hunting skill. -- Publisher's website
Cataloging source
QBOO
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Smith, Danna
Dewey number
909.07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ibatoulline, Bagram
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Falconry
  • Birds of prey
  • Castles
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Middle Ages
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The hawk of the castle : a story of medieval falconry, Danna Smith ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059760243
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
35 pages
Isbn
9781406376692
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)980320864
Label
The hawk of the castle : a story of medieval falconry, Danna Smith ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059760243
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
35 pages
Isbn
9781406376692
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)980320864

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