Neuschwanstein Castle: The Castle That Inspired Walt Disney

Neuschwanstein Castle: The Castle That Inspired Walt Disney

by Jennifer Howse


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Built in the 19th century as a private retreat for King Ludwig II of Bavaria, Neuschwanstein Castle harkens back to the German myths and legends that inspired its design. Its fairy-tale appearance attracts more than 1.4 million visitors every year. Explore the facility, history, people, and science behind the building in Neuschwanstein Castle, a Castles of the World book. Each AV2 media enhanced book is a unique combination of a printed book and exciting online content that brings the book to life. Readers can access embedded weblinks, audio and video clips, activities, and other features, such as a slide show, matching word activity, and quiz.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781489633965
Publisher: Av2 by Weigl
Publication date: 07/28/2015
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 960L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

AV2 Book Code 2

What Is Neuschwanstein Castle? 4

A Step Back in Time 6

Neuschwanstein Castle's Location 8

Outside the Castle 10

Inside the Castle 12

The Castle's Builders 14

Building the Castle 16

Similar Castles around the World 18

Issues Facing the Castle 20

Build a Steam Engine 21

Neuschwanstein Castle Quiz 22

Key Words/Index 23

Log on to 24

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