Cities, Harbours and Artefacts
Shortlisted in the category ‘General Research’, National Book Prize 2022
The volume includes five papers from eight public lectures delivered in 2018–2019 for the National Library of Malta’s Public Lectures Series: Cities, Harbours and Artefacts: transformations of an early modern landscape by Claude Busuttil, Stanley Fiorini, Christian Mifsud and Mevrick Spiteri. At the core of this series was the continued interest of local scholars towards interdisciplinarity. Bringing together archaeologists, historians, and architects, this series of public lectures explored various subjects, highlighting aspects on land and people during the early modern period.
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Editors: Maroma Camilleri and Mevrick Spiteri
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