Men of Iron is an 1891 novel by the American author Howard Pyle, who also illustrated it. Set in the 15th century, it is a juvenile "coming of age" work in which a young squire, Myles seeks not only to become a knight but to eventually redeem his father's honor.In Chapter 24 the knighthood ceremony is presented and described as it would be in a non-fiction work concerning knighthood and chivalry. Descriptions of training equipment are also given ...
By Howard Pyle
Paperback: 122 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (August 6, 2016)
Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.3 x 10 inches
Amazon Rank: 8479167
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Wonderful story form childhood! Though inaccurate with regards to the mobility of men in armour (they are not immobile if on the ground and do not have to be hoisted onto their horse) it is still an excellent book for young - and old - readers.This