Photo book "Ukraine: palaces, castles and fortresses" (full leather binding) introduces you to the magnificent palaces, mighty castles and famous fortresses of Ukraine. The history of fortifications in Ukraine covers the period from IX century BC to the present. Famous battles and historical events are associated with castles and palaces of Ukraine. Photo book describes more than 50 castles and palaces, tells the history of their construction, architecture, and the most famous owners, including kings and emperors. Description illustrates more than 700 stunning photographs and archival images of palaces and castles, 8 maps and 14 diagrams.