Behind the Tower of London's gates there is a world of mystery, intrigue and horror... Would you have been able to escape these ancient walls?
The Tower of London is one of the world's most famous landmarks with a rich history of invasion, terror and murder that has captured imaginations for decades. From the Norman Conquest to the Reformation and through the break with Rome; from the murder of a King to the execution of numerous queens; from exotic animals held captive, to Nazi spies in the 1940s, the Tower of London has seen a parade of pageantry, political violence and passionate revolution that is shocking and ultimately, fascinating.
Now it's time to use your smarts to take on brilliant brainteasers and incredible conundrums inspired by the Tower of London's greatest events. From logic games involving daring attempts on the Crown Jewels to decoding messages smuggled around the Tower by its famous prisoners, to finally discovering what happened to the princes in the tower, this book will be a maze of addictively brilliant challenges that will take you through the most secret and sacred recesses of this extraordinary London citadel.
So it's time to don your bearskin, and embark on a mind-bending journey into the depths and dungeons of London's most ominous landmark.