Author Results for Dr D.F. Allen

The 0rder of St John and Cromwell’s Navy, 1649-1660

By Dr D.F. Allen

In the 17th Century, the maritime situation in the Mediterranean was complex; the Order of St John based in Malta was financed by France and Spain who were at war with each other: Venice was at war with Turkey; Barbary corsairs preyed on many vessels; and English and Dutch trade with the Levant was highly […] Read More

Filed under: Mediterranean
Subjects include: Merchant Marines