This is a new edition (the first since 1936) of the classic text on
Crusader castles and their relation to Western military
architecture written by T.E. Lawrence in 1910. This volume
reproduces Lawrence's text, drawings, and photographs; provides a
new introduction, critical notes, and index; and reassesses in
light of recent scholarship Lawrence's controversial claim that
Crusader castles of the 12th century owed more to castles in the
West than to... more...