From the back cover:
The Legendary World of Camelot and the Round Table
Enter the world of Arthur, King of all Britain and master of a thousand knights. Explore the beauty and splendor of the legendary world of Camelot and the Round Table. Experience the magic and mystery.
Written in a warm and entertaining style, The Arthurian Companion contains over one thousand entries, cross-referenced and annotated. It is an alphabetical guide to the "who's who" of Arthurian legend, a "what's what" of famous Arthurian weapons and artifacts, and a "where's where" of geographical locations appearing in Arthurian literature. An extensive chronology of Arthur's reign is included. The Arthurian Companion is an invaluable reference for researchers and for lovers of medieval romance.
Note from the title page: A shorter version of this book appeared previously under the title of "The King Arthur Companion"