Community and identity

The making of modern Gibraltar since 1704
Author(s): 
Constantine, Stephen
ISBN: 
9780719076350
Date published: 
May 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£75.00

This fluent, accessible and richly informed study, based on much previously unexplored archival material, concerns the history of Gibraltar following its military conquest in 1704, after which sovereignty of the territory was transferred from Spain to Britain and it became a British fortress and colony.