Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: A sixteenth-century proposal for a fort on 'Manoel' Island
Authors: Vella Bonvita, Roger
Keywords: Knights of Malta -- Malta -- History -- 16th century
Order of St John -- Malta -- History -- 16th century
Knights of Malta. Grand Masters
Order of St John. Grand Masters
Siege, 1565
Manoel Island (Gzira, Malta) -- History
Valletta (Malta) -- History
Fortification -- Malta -- History -- 16th century
Laparelli da Cortona, Francesco, 1521-1570
Cagnuolo, Centorio
Letters -- History -- 16th century
Technical reports -- Malta -- History -- 16th century
Sciberras Peninsula (Valletta, Malta) -- History
Issue Date: 1973
Publisher: Malta Historical Society
Citation: Vella Bonavita, R. (1973). A sixteenth-century proposal for a fort on 'Manoel' Island. Melita Historica, 6(2), 141-152.
Abstract: Vella Bonavita discusses the proposal brought forward in the 16th century to fortify Manoel Island. There were two designs in question- one by Francesco Laparelli and the other, more favoured, one by Fra Centorio Cagnuolo.
Appears in Collections:MH, Volume 6, No. 2 (1973)
MH, Volume 6, No. 2 (1973)

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
3.pdf701.26 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

Items in OAR@UM are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.