PAPERS & CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

 1. 'The Buona Unione: An Episode in Veneto-Maltese Relations in the Late Eighteenth Century', Journal of the Faculty of Arts (University of Malta), iv, 4 (1971), pp. 309-326. 

2. 'The Maltese Consulate in Venice during the XVIIIth Century: A study in the manner of appointment of Maltese consuls overseas', Melita Historica, v, 4 (1971), pp. 321-343. 

3. 'Some Aspects of Veneto-Maltese Trade Relations in the XVIIIth Century', Studi Veneziani, xvi (1974), pp. 503-553. 

4. 'English Merchants' Initial Contacts with Malta: A Reconsideration', Melita Historica, vi, 4 (1975), pp. 342-361. 

5. 'Malta and Venice in the Eighteenth Century: A Study in Consular Relations', Studi Veneziani, xvii-xviii (1975), pp. 265-320. 

6. 'Six Letters by Angel Rutter, British Consul in Malta', Melita Historica, vii, 1 (1976), pp. 17-24. 

7. 'Towards an Economic History of Eighteenth-Century Malta: Buzzaccarini Gonzaga's Correspondence to the Venetian Magistracy of Trade 1754-1776', Journal of European Economic History (Banco di Roma Publication), vii, 2-3 (1978), pp. 461-497. 

8. 'The War of Cyprus in Bosio's Istoria', Archivum: Journal of Maltese Historical Research, i (1981), pp. 20-43. 

9. 'The Order of St John, 1793-1797: Impending Collapse of a Glorious Heritage. The Despatches of Antonio Miari, Venetian Minister in Malta', Hyphen: Journal of Melitensia and the Humanities, iii, 3 (1982), pp. 89-115. 

10. 'Scipione Campi's Report on the Fortification of Valletta, 1576', Melita Historica, viii, 4 (1983), 275-90. 

11. 'In Search of Vittorio Cassar: A Documentary Approach', Melita Historica, ix, 3 (1986), pp. 247-270. 

12. 'Valletta 1566-1798: An Epitome of Europe', Bank of Valletta Annual Report and Financial Statements, 1988. A 40-page insert. 

13. 'The Genesis of Maltese Nationalism', The British Colonial Experience,1800-1964: The Impact of Maltese Society, ed. V. Mallia-Milanes (Malta 1988), pp. 1-17. 

14. 'Venice and Maltese Privateering in the Levant 1572-1589', Bank of Valletta Annual Report and Financial Statements, 1989. A 42-page insert. 

15. 'The Maltese Environment', Maltese Baroque, ed. G. Mangion, Malta 1989, pp.58-59. 

16. 'From Valona to Crete: Veneto-Maltese Relations from the late 1630s to the outbreak of the Cretan War', Malta: A Case Study inInternational Cross-Currents, ed. S. Fiorini and V. Mallia-Milanes (Malta 1991), pp.159-73. 

17. ‘Corsairs Parading Crosses: The Hospitallers and Venice 1530-1798', The Military Orders: Fighting for the Faith and Caring for the Sick, ed. Malcolm Barber (Variorum 1994), pp.103-112. 

18. ‘Introduction to Hospitaller Malta’, Hospitaller Malta, 1530-1798: Studies on Early Modern Malta and the Order of St John of Jerusalem, ed. V. Mallia-Milanes (Malta, Mireva Publications, 1992), 1-42.

19. ‘The Birgu Phase in Hospitaller History’, Birgu: A Maltese Maritime City, ed. L. Bugeja et al (Malta 1994), i, 73-96. 

20. ‘Frà Jean de la Valette, 1495-1568: A Reappraisal’, The Maltese Cross, ed. T. Cortis (Malta, University Publications, 1995), 117-29.

21. ‘Reflections on the Historiography of Hospitaller Gozo’, in Focus on Gozo, ed. L. Briguglio (Malta, 1996), pp.146-151. 

22. ‘Poised between hope and infinite despair: Venetians in the port of XVIIIth-century Malta’, in Méditerranée, Mer Ouverte: Actes du Colloque (Marseille, septembre 1995), vol. i: Du XVIe au XVIIIe siècle, ed. Ch. Villain-Gandossi et al. (1997). 

23. ‘The Price of Hospitaller Crusading Warfare in the Eighteenth Century: the Maltese Consulate on Zante’, in The Military Orders. Volume II: Welfare and Warfare, ed. Helen Nicholson (London 1998), pp. 173-82. The same paper appeared in Italian as: ‘Il Consolato maltese a Zante e i rapporti tra Venezia e l’Ordine di San Giovanni’, in Il Mediterraneo Centro-Orientale: Tra Vecchie e Nuove Egemonie, ed. Massimo Costantini (Rome 1998). 

24. ‘Grandmaster Ferdinand von Hompesch and the end of the Order in Malta - A Re-assessment’, in Ordens Militares: Guerra, Religiảo, Poder e Cultura, ed. I.C.F. Fernandes, vol. i (Palmela [Portugal],1998), pp. 93-100. 

25. ‘La donazione di Malta da parte di Carlo V all'Ordine di S. Giovanni’, in Sardegna, Spagna e Stati Italiani nell'Età di Carlo V. ed. Bruno Anatra & Francesco Manconi (Urbino, 2001), 137-48. An English version appeared in Peregrinationes: Acta et Documenta, ii (2001), pp. 23-35. 

26. ‘Riflessjonijiet fuq l-1848 fl-Ewropa’, in Malta: Esplorazzjoni, ed. Daniel Massa (Malta, 2001), pp. 28-33. 

27. ‘Paths of Power and Glory: The Hospitaller Grandmaster and his Court in Valletta’, in The Palace of the Grandmasters in Valletta, ed. J. Manduca et al (Malta, 2001). 

28. ‘"Guardando la loro uscita dalla Storia". Venezia e l'Ordine Ospedaliero di S. Giovanni alla fine del settecento’, Studi Veneziani, n.s. xliii (2002), pp. 389-98. 

29. ‘The Hospitaller Receiver in Venice: A late seventeenth-century document’, Studi Veneziani, n.s. xliv (2002), pp. 309-26. 

30. ‘Images of the Other. Venice’s Perception of the Knights of Malta’, in Racial Discrimination and Ethnicity in European History, ed. Gudmundur Hálfdanarson (Edizione Plus-Università di Pisa, 2003), pp. 63-76. 

31. ‘L’Ordine dell’Ospedale e le spedizioni anti-islamiche della Spagna nel Mediterraneo. Dal primo assedio di Rodi (1480) all’assedio di Malta (1565)’, in Atti del Convegno ‘Sardegna, Spagna, Mediterraneo e Atlantico dai Re Cattolici al Secolo d'Or’, Mandas, Sardinia 25-27 ottobre 2003’, ed. Bruno Anatra (Urbino, 2004), ppp 

31. ‘Malta e l’Unione Europea: Storia e Fasi di un Incontro’, in Un Sogno che si fa Storia: La Riunificazione dell’Europa, ed. Adolfo Morganti (Rimini, Il Cerchio, 2004), 59-71. 

32. ‘A Trial of Hospitaller Strength: From Rhodes to Malta via Nice and Villefranche, 1523-1530’, in La Navigation du Savoir: Réseau des arsenaux historiques de la Méditerranée. Actes du Colloque: Premières Journées internationales du patrimoine maritime méditerranéen, 27 au 30 mars 2003, Villefanche-sur-Mer (Nice, 2006), 73-81. 

33. ‘A Pilgrimage of Faith, War, and Charity: The Order of the Hospital from Jerusalem to Malta’, in Religion, Ritual and Mythology: Aspects of Identity Formation in Europe, ed. Joaquim Carvalho (Pisa, Edizione Plus, 2006), 83-96. 

34. Entries on ‘Malta’, ‘The Great Siege of 1565’, ‘The Barbary Corsairs’, ‘Grand Master Pilippe Villiers de l’Isle Adam’, and ‘Grand Master Jean Parisot de la Valette’, in The Crusades: An Encyclopedia, ed. Alan V. Murray. 4 vols. (London/California, ABC-CLIO, 2006). 

35. ‘Hospitaller Baroque Culture. The Order of St John's Legacy to Early Modern Malta’, in The Military Orders, Volume 3: History and Heritage, ed. Victor Mallia-Milanes (Oxford, Ashgate, 2007). 

36. ‘A Man with a Mission: A Venetian Hospitaller on Eighteenth-Century Malta’, in The Military Orders, Volume 4, On Land and by Sea, ed. Judi Upton Ward (Aldershot, Ashgate, 2008). 

37. Ill-Fated Journeys of Hope: The Mediterranean, the Island of Malta, and Irregular Migration’, Insula, 2008. 

38. Entry on ‘Malta’ in Prier et Combattre: Dictionnaire Européen des Ordres Religieux-Militaires au Moyen Age, ed. Nicole Bérieu and Philippe Josserand (Paris, 2008).

39. 'Towards a Reconstruction of Failure: The Fishing Industry on Hospitaller Malta', in Pesci, barche, pescatori nell'area mediterranea dal medioevo all'eta' contemporanea, ed. Valdo D'Arienzo and Biagio Di Salvia (Milan, FrancoAngeli, 2010), pp.287-292.

40. ''Entre el Arcaísmo y la Innovación. La Contribución de los Hospitalarios de Malta a la Navigación Mediterránea en la Alta Edad Moderna', in Islas y Sistemas de Navigación durante las Edades Media y Moderna, ed. Adela Fabregas Garcia ( Granada, La Nao, 2010), pp.509-544.

41. ‘Towards the End of the Order of the Hospital: Reflections on the Views of two Venetian Brethren – Antonio Miari and Ottavio Benvenuti’, in The Military Orders, Volume 5: Politics and Power, ed. Peter W. Edbury (Surrey, Ashgate, 2012). pp. 165-185.

42. ‘Society and the Economy on the Hospitaller Island of Malta: An Overview’, in Islands and Military Orders, c. 1291-c.1798, ed. E. Buttigieg & S. Phillips (Farnham, Ashgate, 2013), pp. 239-256.

43.  ‘A Service of Love: Hospitaller Spirituality’, paper read at the conference on The religious Quest, held at Tal-Virtù, Malta, 20-26 June 2011. (Awaiting publication.)

44.  'The Hospitaller Auberge: A National Centre of Power-Politics, Sociability, and Solidarity on Early Modern Malta', in 60th Anniversary of the Malta Historical Society: A Commemoration (Malta, Malta Historical Society, 2010), pp. 163-174.

45. 'The Order of the Hospital, Malta, and the Mediterranean, 1523-1798: Problems and Perceptions', in La Orden del Hospital de San Juan de Jerusalén: Contextos y trayectorias del Priorato de Navarra medieval, ed. J. Pavón Benito & M. Bonet Donato (Pamplona, Universidad de Navarra, 2013), pp. 273-286.

46. 'Society and the Economy on the Hospitaller Island of Malta: An Overview', in Islands and Military Orders, c. 1291- c.1798, ed. Emanuel Buttigieg and Simon Phillips (Surrey, Ashgate, 2013), pp. 239-256. Also in Europa e Mediterraneo: Politica, istituzioni e società. Studi e richerche in onore di Bruno Anatra, ed. Giovanni Murgia and Gianfranco Tore (Milan, FrancoAngeli, 2013), pp. 152-171.

47. 'Venice and Hospitaller Malta: Reflections on a Relationship', in Dies Amalphitana IV , ed. Edward G. Farrugia S.J. (Rome, Pontificio Istituto Orientale, 2016), pp. 41-52.

48. 'The Siege of Malta, 1565, Revisited', in Storja 2015 (Malta University Historical Society), pp. 1-18.

BOOKREVIEWS: [1] Trade and Cultural Exchange in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Braudel's Maritime Legacy, ed. Maria Fusaro, Colin Heywood, Mohamed-Salah Omri. London/New York, I.B. Tauris, 2010. Pp. xiv-319. Illustrated. HB. ISBN 978 1 84885 163 4. Review forthcoming in MediterraneanHistoricalReview. [2] Jonathan S. Ray, After Expulsion: 1492 and the Making of Sephardic Jewry. New York/London, NY University Press, 2013. Pp.224. HB. ISBN 978 0 8147 2911 3. Journal of Mediterranean Studies, 2015.