La Sicilia e l'Ordine di Malta (1529-1550) La centralità della periferia mediterranea

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Abstract

[automatically translated] Malta's history and his knights is the story of a suburb that takes on the character of the centrality to Europe. Malta is the spearhead that creeps into the Turkish lines of communication, but its fortresses and its galleys could not withstand the impact with the Ottomans without the support of an extensive network of structural links with which gather resources financial and human resources necessary for its survival. Order are built around family fortunes, are outlined strategy of social ascent, creating technical skills, they draw the steering system. Malta can sustain its role as the bulwark of Christianity thanks to the men, to the financial resources and and port equipment in Sicily.
Original languageItalian
PublisherAssociazione Mediterranea
ISBN (Print)88-902393-1-X
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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