The Order"s early legacy in Malta
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The Order"s early legacy in Malta the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St. John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta

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Published by Said International in Valletta, Malta .
Written in English


  • Knights of Malta -- History -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 84-86) and index.

Statementedited by John Azzopardi ; the contributors, Mario Buhagiar ... [et al.].
ContributionsAzzopardi, John., Buhagiar, Mario, 1945-, Knights of Malta.
LC ClassificationsCR4723 .O73 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 124 p. :
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1956481M
ISBN 101871684307
LC Control Number90185256

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