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NEW BOOK: Lines of Defence

A new, beautifully-produced book containing eighteenth-century plans and elevations of the fortifications built and projected by the Hospitaller Knights of St. John in the Maltese islands has recently been published jointly by the International Institute for Baroque Studies at the University of Malta and Malta Libraries.

Encyclopaedia of Hospitaller Military Architecture is working to issue its online publications on the fortifications and military architecture of the Hospitaller Knights of the Order of St. John,

New Book on ERDF Restoration Works

The Restoration Directorate within the Ministry for Justice, Culture  and Local Government, Malta, has launched a new book documenting its work on the restoration and rehabilitation of the historic fortification of Malta and Gozo

Tomaso Maria Napoli

Book review by Dr Stephen C Spiteri PhD 

Substance and Practice

Building Technology and the Royal Engineers in Canada.

A Tribute - Tim Chilver's Review

Tim Chilvers's Review of The Art of Fortress Building in Hospitaller Malta.

Various Forms of Lithic Disguise

I finally had a chance to read John McPhee's book La Place de la Concorde Suisse,


Jesuits and Fortifications

An important and pioneering new study on the Jesuits' contribution to the teaching of the science of military architecture

Turin - miltary architecture and urban design

The formal history of a city is not easy to write. The elements of urban design, city planning, and architecture

Spolia in Fortifications

Turkey, Syria and North Africa.

A tutela et difensa di quisto regno

The Castello a mare in Palermo and the regional fortifications of Sicily in the age of Ferdinand the Catholic (1479-1516)

Fort Fisher

Construction began in April of 1861.

The English Castle

Erudite and scholarly, this mighty work will be consulted for generations to come.

Fieldworks and Operational Art in Civil War Virginia

With the publication of seven books on Civil War military history, Earl J. Hess has established himself as one of the most provocative Civil War historians working today.

The Civil War Defenses of Washington

The Historic Resources Study of the Civil War Defenses of Washington was completed for the Capitol Region of the National Park Service to serve a variety of purposes.

Forts and the future

Not too long ago has the business model of turning forts and palaces into lavish hotels taken firm roots in India.

The Art of Fortress Building in Hospitaller Malta

The Art of Fortress Building in Hospitaller Malta seeks to illustrate how the Knights of the Order of St. John and their military engineers went about designing,

The Fortifications of Gipuzkoa

At the western end of the Pyrenees, close to the Bay of Biscay, the landscape becomes gentler, in theory making it easier for an invading army to cross the Franco-Spanish border into Gipuzkoa at this point.

A Course of Elementary Fortification

Including rules deduced from experiment for determining the strenght of rivetments treated on a principle of perspicuity.

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