|Sir Alexander John Ball and Malta, the beginning of an Era - Michael Galea|
Condition Good Plus
Published by Enterprises Group (PEG) Ltd, Marsa, Malta, 1990
235pp, soft cover
Alexander John Ball, whose activity and zeal were conspicuous even amongst Nelson's 'band of brothers', achieved distinction at the Battle of the Nile, and in the name of King Ferdinand of Naples rallied the Maltese insurgents against the French. Later Ball was appointed Civil Commissioner as Malta became a British Protectorate.