Medieval Knights by Adam Woog. Daily Life series explores history and contemporary life through the everyday experiences of people within a particular community and time period.
Describes the life of a medieval knight, including home and family life, training, weapons, armor, horses, battles, and codes of ethics and honor.
Knights were the most important soldiers of the Medieval era. They were powerful killing machines and capable of great violence, but they also came to represent the chivalrous ideals of honor, nobility, and romantic love. Hundreds of years after the last knights disappeared, stories about them continue to thrill us.