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Title: Greece and Greeks in Süleyman the Magnificent’s pre-Malta Siege preparations
Authors: Cassola, Arnold
Keywords: Suleyman I, Sultan of the Turks, 1494 or 1495-1566
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918
Knights of Malta -- Malta -- History -- 16th century
Order of St John -- Malta -- History -- 16th century
Siege, 1565
Issue Date: 2020
Publisher: istitutoeuroarabo.it
Citation: Cassola, A. (2020). Greece and Greeks in Süleyman the Magnificent’s pre-Malta Siege preparations. Dialoghi Mediterranei, 46. Retrieved from: http://www.istitutoeuroarabo.it/DM/greece-and-greeks-in-suleyman-the-magnificents-pre-malta-siege-preparations/
Abstract: In December 1564 Süleyman was informing Dragut (Turgut Reis) that Piyale Paşa, the beylerbeyi [1] of the Archipelago (Greek Aegean Islands), was being appointed commander of the Imperial Navy and being asked to join in the Siege of Malta. On the 5 Cemaziyelâhir 972 (8th January 1565) Süleyman ordered the Governor of Karlı Ili (Greek, Aetolia-Acarnania) to assemble the cavalry and riflemen of his district and to meet up with the “victorious fleet” of Vezir Mustafa Paşa in Modon (Greek, Methony), after it left Istanbul in spring.
URI: https://www.um.edu.mt/library/oar/handle/123456789/75104
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