The Arabs in Malta


Note: The following contributions to the history of the Arabs in Malta are arranged in chronological order of publication.



1925:

Saracenic Remains in Malta / T. Zammit. In: Melita. 5(1925)(1-3) click here

1931:

Le lapidi sepolcrali arabo-musulmane di Malta / E. Rossi. In: Rivista degli Studi Orientali. 12(1931)(428-444) click here

1937:

Malta in the Middle Ages / C.L. Dessoulavy. In: Journal of the Malta University Literary Society. 2(1937)10-12(Oct.537-544) click here

1945:

Norman Legends in Malta / J. Cassar Pullicino. In: Scientia. 11 (1945)4(Oct.-Dec.152-165) click here

1962:

An Arab's View of XIX C. Malta : Shidyaq's "Al-Wasitah fi Ma'rifat Ahwal Malitah" / P. Cachia. In: Maltese Folklore Review. 1(1962)1(62-69) click here

1963:

An Arab's View of XIX C. Malta : III. On Valletta, the Capital of the Island of Malta / P. Cachia. In: Maltese Folklore Review. 1(1963)2(110-116) click here

1965:

Fonti storiche arabe / P. Minganti. In: Missione archeologica italiana a Malta : Rapporto preliminare della Campagna 1964 / M. Cagiano de Azevedo [et al.]. - Centro di Studi Semitici : Roma, 1965. - pp. 17-21 click here

1966:

An Arab's View of XIX C. Malta : IV. On the Customs of the Maltese, their Conditions, their moral Character, and their Peculiarities / P. Cachia. In: Maltese Folklore Review. 1(1966)3(232-243) click here

1973:

L'archipel maltais dans la litterature historico-geographique d'expression arabe a l'epoque medievale / M. Redjala. In: Actes du 1er Congres d'etudes des cultures mediterraneens d'influence arabo-berbere. - Algers, 1973. - pp.203-208. click here

1975:

Byzantine Malta : A Discussion of the Sources / T.S. Brown. In: Medieval Malta : Studies on Malta before the Knights / ed. A.T. Luttrell. - London : The British School at Rome, 1975. - pp. 71-87 click here

The Arab Conquest / J.B. Barnard. In: Journal of the Faculty of Arts (The Royal University of Malta). 6(1975)2(161-171) click here

Approaches to medieval Malta / A.T. Luttrell. In: Medieval Malta : Studies on Malta before the Knights / ed. A.T. Luttrell. - London : The British School at Rome, 1975. - pp. 1-70 click here

1977:

Le isole maltesi dall'epoca bizantina al periodo normanno e svevo (secc. VI-XIII) e sescrizioni di esse dal sec. XII al sec. XVI / A. Pertusi. In: Byzantinische Forschungen. 5(1977)(253-306) click here

The Christianization of Malta / A. Luttrell. In: The Malta Yearbook 1977. - pp. 415-421 click here

1978:

La perception par les auteurs maltais de l'arabisation/islamisation de l'ile de Malte / C. Sammut. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Congress of Studies on Cultures of the Western Mediterranean II ; publies / M. Galley. - Alger : Societe nationale d'edition et de diffusion, 1978. - pp. 300-325 click here

1986:

The Arabs in Malta / Godfrey Wettinger. In: Malta : Studies of its Heritage and History / ed. Mid-Med Bank (Malta, 1986), pp. 87-104. click here

1987:

Christian Slaves at Malta: 1271 / A.[T.] Luttrell. In: Melita Historica. 9(1987)4(381-383) click here

Ibn Hauqal and Tenth-century Malta / A.[T.] Luttrell. In: Hyphen : A Journal of Melitensia and the Humanities. 5(1987)4(157-160) click here

1989

Did Christianity survive in Muslim Malta? : further Thoughts / G. Wettinger. In: The Sunday Times [Malta]. (1989)(19Nov.24) click here

Materiali per lo studio della presenza araba nella regione italiana / V. Grassi. In: Studi magrebini. 21(1989)(9-92) click here

Meeting People: Professor Godfrey Wettinger, Ph.D. (Lond) / J. Aquilina. In: The Sunday Times [Malta], (1989)(24Sept.20-21) click here

1990

Christianity in Malta under the Arabs / M. Brincat. In: The Sunday Times [Malta]. (1990)(11Feb.29) click here

Malta under the Arabs / G. Wettinger. In: The Sunday Times [Malta]. (1990)(18Feb.16) [Letters to the Editor] click here

Christianity in Malta under the Arabs [2] / M. Brincat. In: The Sunday Times [Malta]. (1990)(18Mar.29) click here

Christians in Muslim Malta? / G. Wettinger. In: The Sunday Times [Malta]. (1990)(8apr.28) click here

Malta under the Arabs / M. Buhagiar. In: The Sunday Times [Malta]. (1990)(8Apr.24) [Letters to the Editor] click here

Al-Himyari's Malta / G. Wettinger. In: The Sunday Times [Malta], (1990)(26Aug.23) click here

A realistic assessment of Al-Himyari's account / G. Wettinger. In: The Sunday Times [Malta], (1990)(30Sept.16) click here

Conquista e presenza arabo-islamica a Malta / A. Barbato. In: Annali : rivista del Dipartimento di studi asiatici e del Dipartimento di studi e ricerche su Africa e paesi arabi. 50(1990)(233-247) click here

1991:

Medieval Malta : The Non-Written and the Written Sources / A.[T.] Luttrell. In: Malta : A Case Study in International Cross-Currents : Proceedings of the First International Colloquium on the History of the Central Mediterranean held at the University of Malta, 13-17 December 1989 / ed. by S. Fiorini, V. Mallia-Milanes. - Malta : Malta University Publications; Malta Historical Society; Foundation for International Studies, University of Malta, 1991. - [pp. 34-45] click here

Sicile, Malte et Monde Musulman / H. Bresc. In: Malta : A Case Study in International Cross-Currents : Proceedings of the First International Colloquium on the History of the Central Mediterranean held at the University of Malta, 13-17 December 1989 / ed. by S. Fiorini, V. Mallia-Milanes. - Malta : Malta University Publications; Malta Historical Society; Foundation for International Studies, University of Malta, 1991. - [pp. 47-79] click here

1992:

Conquista e presenza arabo-islamica a Malta A. Barbato. In: Islam : Storia e Civilta. 11(1992)2(81-93) click here

Slaves and Captives on Malta: 1053/4 and 1091 / A.[T.] Luttrell. In: Hyphen : A Journal of Melitensia and the Humanities. 7(1992)2(97-104) click here

The Coins of Muslim Malta / H.W. Brown. In: Melita Historica. 11(1992)1(1-18) click here

1993:

Giliberto Abbate's Report on Malta: circa 1241 / A.[T.] Luttrell. In: Proceedings of History Week. (1993)(1-29). click here

1994:

The Emergence of Standard Maltese : The Arabic Factor : Proefschrift / M.H. Prevaes. - Nijmegen : Katholieke Universiteit, 1994. - 122 p. click here

The Survival of Arabic in Malta : the Sicilian Centuries / J. Cremona. In: The changing voices of Europe etc. : Papers in Honour of Professor Glanville Price. - Cardiff : University of Wales Press etc., 1994. - [pp.281-294] click here

1995:

Malta 870-1054 : Al-Himyari's Account and its Linguistic Implications / J.M. Brincat. - Valletta : Said International, 1995. - 52 p. click here

The 'Norman' Heritage of Malta : GODFREY WETTINGER sifts the evidence surrounding Count Roger's visit in 1091 / G. Wettinger. In: Treasures of Malta, 1(1995)3(34-39) click here

1998:

Medieval Island Societies : Reassessing Insulation in a Central Mediterranean Context / C. Dalli. In: Islam and the Medieval Mediterranean, Al-Masaq, 10(1998)(73-82). click here

De quelques traits préhilaliens en maltais / M. Vanhove. In: Peuplement et arabisation au Maghreb occidental : Dialectologie et histoire : Actes réunis et préparés par J. Aguadé, P. Cressier et A. Vicente. - Madrid : Casa de Velázquez, 1998. click here

1999:

Of Greeks and Arabs and of Feudal Knights : A preliminary archaeological exposure of Malta's perplexing Middle Ages / A. Molinari, N. Cutajar. In: Malta Archaeological Review. (1999)3(9-13) click here

The Norman Conquest of Malta: History and Mythology / M. Buhagiar. In: Karissime Gotifride : Historical Essays presented to Professor Godfrey Wettinger on his Seventieth Birthday / ed. by P. Xuereb (Malta, 1999), [pp.47-54]. click here

2000:

New Light on Majmuna's Tombstone / G. Bonello. In: Histories of Malta : Deceptions and Perceptions / G. Bonello. - Volume 1. Malta : Fondazzjoni patrimonju Malti, 2000 [pp.9-12] click here

2001:

Arabes et Normands à Malte / N. Cutajar. In: Malte du Néolithique a la Conquête normande / [with contrib. by] by A. Blondy, N. Cutajar ... [et al.] In: Les Dossiers d'archeology, 267(2001)(Oct.76-85) click here

2002:

A Muslim Society under Christian Rule / C. Dalli. In: Melitensium amor : festschrift in honour of Dun Gwann Azzopardi / edited by Toni Cortis, Thomas Freller and Lino Bugeja. - Malta, 2002. [pp.37-56] click here

Medieval Malta : Approaches and Reproaches / A.T. Luttrell. In: The Making of Christian Malta : From the Early Middle Ages to 1530 / A. [T.] Luttrell. - Ashgate: Aldershot, 2002 [pp.1-17] click here

Malta Musulmana / C. Dalli. In: Iz-Zmien Nofsami Malti / C. Dalli. - Malta : PIN, 2002. - (pp. 25-38) click here

2004:

'Greek,' 'Arab' and 'Norman' Conquests in the Making of Maltese History / C. Dalli. In: Storja (2003-2004) (pp. 9-20) click here

The Making of Christian Malta by A.T. Luttrell : Review / J. Johns. In: Journal of Islamic studies. 15(2004)1(84-88) click here

2005:

The Siculo-African Peace and Roger I's Annexation of Malta in 1091 / C. Dalli. In: De Triremibus : Festschrift in Honour of Joseph Muscat / ed. by T. Cortis, T. Gambin. - Malta : PEG, 2005. [pp.265-274] click here

2010:

The Failed Siege of 868 and the Conquest of Malta by the Aghlabid Princedom in 870 / S. Mercieca. In: 60th Anniversary of the Malta Historical Society : A Commemoration / ed. by J.F. Grima. - Malta : The Malta Historical Society, 2010 [pp.87-102] click here

Why an 1896 paper is being re-published, a personal Note / G. Wettinger. In: 60th Anniversary of the Malta Historical Society : A Commemoration / ed. by J.F. Grima. - Malta : The Malta Historical Society, 2010 [pp.19-22] click here

Maths logic for history / U. Mifsud Bonnici. In: The Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(14Mar.49) click here

Arab-Christian pact in medieval Malta / G. Wettinger. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(21Mar.18) click here

The Arab-Christian pact / S. Fiorini. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(4Apr.17) click here

Pact between Muslims and Christians / G. Wettinger. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(18Apr.16) click here

Gozo, Malta, and Christian continuity / S. Fiorini, A. Attard. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(25Apr.17) click here

Christians and Muslims in Arab Malta / G. Wettinger. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(2May.17) click here

Christians and Muslims in Malta and Gozo / S. Fiorini. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(9May.18) click here

No record of any Dhimma pact at all / G. Wettinger. Sunday Times [Malta], (2010)(16May.17) click here

Muslim Malta and Christian Gozo / J.M. Brincat. The Times of Malta, (2010)(6Dec.21) click here

Malta and Gozo or Malta of Gozo / S. Fiorini, The Times of Malta. (2010)(14Dec.10) click here

Medieaeval poet's place of confinement / J.M. Brincat, The Times of Malta. (2010)(23Dec.9) click here

Tristia ex Melitogaudo revisited : objections, clarifications, confirmations / S. Fiorini. [Malta : the author, 2010]. – 31 p. click here

2011:

Malta in the High Middle Ages / G. Wettinger. Melita Historica. 15(2011)4(367-390) click here