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ね  Format Kindle Download [ The Great Siege, Malta 1565: Clash of Cultures: Christian Knights Defend Western Civilization Against the Moslem Tide (English Edition) ] For Free ⎡ By Ernle Bradford ⏮ ね Format Kindle Download [ The Great Siege, Malta 1565: Clash of Cultures: Christian Knights Defend Western Civilization Against the Moslem Tide (English Edition) ] For Free ⎡ By Ernle Bradford ⏮ The indispensable account of the Ottoman Empires Siege of Malta from the author of Hannibal and Gibraltar In the first half of the sixteenth century, the Ottoman Empire was thought to be invincible Suleiman the Magnificent, the Ottoman sultan, had expanded his empire from western Asia to southeastern Europe and North Africa To secure control of the Mediterranean between these territories and launch an offensive into western Europe, Suleiman needed the small but strategically crucial island of Malta But Suleimans attempt to take the island from the Holy Roman Empires Knights of St John would emerge as one of the most famous and brutal military defeats in history Forty two years earlier, Suleiman had been victorious against the Knights of St John when he drove them out of their island fortress at Rhodes Believing he would repeat this victory, the sultan sent an armada to Malta When they captured Fort St Elmo, the Ottoman forces ruthlessly took no prisoners The Roman grand master La Vallette responded by having his Ottoman captives beheaded Then the battle for Malta began in earnest no quarter asked, none given Ernle Bradfords compelling and thoroughly researched account of the Great Siege of Malta recalls not just an epic battle, but a clash of civilizations unlike anything since the time of Alexander the Great It is a superior, readable treatment of an important but little discussed epic from the Renaissance past An astonishing tale Kirkus Reviews.Ernle Bradford was born in 1922 and died in 1986 He was a noted British historian specializing in the Mediterranean world and naval topics Bradford was an enthusiastic sailor himself and spent almost thirty years sailing the Mediterranean, where many of his books are set He served in the Royal Navy during World War II, finishing as the first lieutenant of a destroyer Bradford lived in Malta for a number of years He did occasional broadcast work for the BBC, was a magazine editor, and wrote many books, including Hannibal, Paul the Traveller, Julius Caesar The Pursuit of Power, Christopher Columbus, and The Mighty Hood. 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    • The Great Siege, Malta 1565: Clash of Cultures: Christian Knights Defend Western Civilization Against the Moslem Tide (English Edition)
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    • Format Kindle
    • 262 pages
    • Ernle Bradford
    • Anglais
    • 17 March 2017

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