The Castles Of The Rhine: Recreating The Middle Ages In Modern Germany

The Castles Of The Rhine Recreating The Middle Ages In Modern Germany Far from being mere antiquarian or sentimental curiosities the rebuilt or reused fortresses of the Rhine reflect major changes in Germany and Europe during the nineteenth and early twentieth centurie

  • Title: The Castles Of The Rhine: Recreating The Middle Ages In Modern Germany
  • Author: Robert R. Taylor
  • ISBN: 9780889202689
  • Page: 327
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Far from being mere antiquarian or sentimental curiosities, the rebuilt or reused fortresses of the Rhine reflect major changes in Germany and Europe during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries Taylor begins The Castles of the Rhine with a synopsis of the major political, social and intellectual changes that influenced castle rebuilding in the nineteenth century.Far from being mere antiquarian or sentimental curiosities, the rebuilt or reused fortresses of the Rhine reflect major changes in Germany and Europe during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries Taylor begins The Castles of the Rhine with a synopsis of the major political, social and intellectual changes that influenced castle rebuilding in the nineteenth century He then focuses on selected castles, describing their turbulent histories from the time of their original construction, through their destruction or decay, to their rediscovery in the 1800s and their continued preservation today.Reading this book is equivalent to looking at history though a romantic nationalist kaleidoscope Amply illustrated with maps and photographs, The Castles of the Rhine is a wonderful companion for anyone with dreams or experience of journeying along the Rhine.

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    428 thoughts on “The Castles Of The Rhine: Recreating The Middle Ages In Modern Germany

    • Gets past the outer apoearance of the Rhine Castles to their 19th century political and social functions. Not really for the generalist but well written.


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