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First posted on March 23rd 2002, last revised on January 8th 2011

Gibraltar since 1969
Gibraltar 1949-1969
Gibraltar 1945-1949
Gibraltar in World War II
Gibraltar 1918-1939
Gibraltar 1869-1918
Gibraltar 1789-1869
Gibraltar 1704-1789

Prior to 1704 Gibraltar was part of Castile / Spain

Gibraltar 1462-1704

Historical Atlas, British Empire - the Mediterranean Page

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Country Profiles from CIA World Factbook; BBC Country Profiles
from Wikipedia
J. Heriot, An historical sketch of Gibraltar, 1792, GB
Links, General Category : Gibraltar, from Wikipedia
Links, on History Category : History of Gibraltar, from Wikipedia
Organizations Gibraltar Heritage Trust
Friends of Gibraltar
Timelines from BBC News
Accounts of History General Accounts from About Gibraltar; from the Gibraltar Home Page; from gibnet; from Wikipedia
F. Sayer, The History of Gibraltar and of Its Political Relation to Events in Europe , 1862, IA
J.S. Dodd, The ancient and modern history of Gibraltar, 1781, IA
R.M. Martin, History of the British Possessions in the Mediterranean : Comprising Gibraltar, Malta, Gozo, and the Ionian Islands, 1837, IA
I.L. de Ayala, Historia de Gibraltar, 1782, in Spanish, GB
Specific Periods
Politics Political Resources on the Net : Gibraltar
Politics of Gibraltar, from Wikipedia
Military Article Military History of Gibraltar During WW II, from Wikipedia
Gibraltar and its Sieges, 1879, IA
J.H. Mann, A history of Gibraltar and its sieges, 1873, IA
A. Andrews, Proud Fortress The Fighting Story Of Gibraltar, 1959, IA
J. Spilsbury, A Journal of the Siege of Gibraltar, 1779-1783, 1908
J. Drinkwater, A History of the Siege of Gibraltar, 1839, GB, 1786 edition, GB, 1905 edition, IA
E.J.B. von dem Knesebeck, Geschichte der Churhannoverschen Truppen in Gibraltar: Minorca und Ostindien, 1845, in German, IA
J. Navarrete, Las llaves del estrecho : estudio sobre la reconquista de Gibraltar , 1882, in Spanish, IA
S. Ancell, A circumstantial journal of the ... blockade and siege of Gibraltar, from the 12th Sept., 1779 , 1793, IA
B. Cornwell, A description of Gibraltar: with an account of the blockade, siege .. , 1782, GB
G.A. Henty, Held Fast for England. A Tale of the Siege of Gibraltar 1779-1783 (1892), posted by Gutenberg Library Online
Economy & Finances A Global History of Currencies : Gibraltar
Social History
Ethnography Languages of Gibraltar (2), from Ethnologue
World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples : Gibraltar
Gibraltar, pp.371-373 in G.G. Chisholm, The world as it is; a popular account of the countries and peoples of the earth 1884, IA
British Empire in Europe : Gibraltar, pp.989-992 in vol.2A of J.A. Hammerton, Peoples of All Nations, c.1920, illustrated, IA
Religion Chronology of Catholic Dioceses : Gibraltar, from Kirken i Norge
Virtual Jewish History Tour : Malta, from Jewish Virtual Library
H.J.C. Knight, The diocese of Gibraltar; a sketch of its history, work and tasks , 1917, IA
Institutions Gibraltar, from Airline History
Structurae : United Kingdom : Gibraltar; Search Lighthouse Explorer for Gibraltar

Historical Data Lists of Statesmen from World Statesmen (B. Cahoon); from Rulers (B. Schemmel); from Regnal Chronologies - Gibralter (!)
Population Figures Historical Population Statistics : Gibraltar, from Population Statistics, Univ. Utrecht
Historical Abortion Statistics - Gibraltar, from Johnston's Archive
Election Results from Gibraltar (since 2003); from IFES Election Guide (since 2002)
Documents Historical Newspapers Kranten Historisch [historical newspapers]
Modern Newspapers from World Newspapers
Online Yearbooks - Gibraltar Entries
Newsreels British Pathe
Image Databanks Wikimedia Commons
License Plates, from Francoplaque; from License Plates of the World
Airline Timetable Images : Gibair
Archival Deposits
Constitutions, Laws Internet Law Library : Gibraltar
R. Ffrench, The Consolidated Laws of Gibraltar, 1890, IA
Document Collections
Individual Documents Standing orders and regulations, required to be observed in the garrison of Gibraltar, 1802, GB
J. Pitt, General regulations and standing orders for the garrison of Gibraltar , 1825, GB
Historical Maps
Encyclopedia Entries
General from EB 1911; from Meyers Konversationslexikon 1885-1892, in German
Religious from Catholic Encyclopedia, 1907-1914 edition; from Jewish Encyclopedia, 1901-1906 edition
Economic J. Chr. Nelkenbrecher, Allgemeines Taschenbuch der Münz-, Maass- und Gewichtskunde für Banquiers und Kaufleute (General Manual on Coinage, Measurement and Weights, for Bankers and Merchants) Berlin 1832, in German, entries Gibraltar, posted by DTBSWS
Geographical Gibraltar, pp.253- in : The present state of the British Empire in Europe, America, Africa and Asia, 1768, GB
Gibraltar, pp.559- in : R.M. Martin, Statistics of the colonies of the British empire, 1839, GB
Parliamentary Debates Hansard (British Parliament)
Tour Guides, Travelogues
Institutions Archives Gibraltar Archives
Musea The Gibraltar Museum
Monuments Tentative Lists : UK : Gibraltar Defences, from UNESCO World Heritage
UK : Gibraltar, from Showcaves
National Symbols Flags, Coats of Arms Flag, from FOTW; Coat of Arms, from International Civic Heraldry
Coins, Banknotes Banknotes of Gibraltar, from World Currency Museum, from Ron Wise's World Paper Money
Gibraltar Coins, from Wikipedia
Stamps Rare Gibraltar Stamps, from Sandafayre Stamp Gallery

Bibliographies RHS Bibliography
UK National Archive Online Library
on Gibraltar A catalogue of books in the Gibraltar Commercial Library, 1823, GB
Online Libraries general Internet Archives
Gutenberg Library Online
on Gibraltar
Online Journals full text online
Table of Contents
General Accounts William G.F. Jackson, The Rock of the Gibraltarians. A History of Gibraltar, Grendon : Gibraltar Books (1987) 1998;; written by a one-time governor of Gibraltar; emphasizes aspects in military history
Specific Periods

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