El proyecto de fortificación de 1804 para la plaza de Alicante

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Title: El proyecto de fortificación de 1804 para la plaza de Alicante
Authors: González Avilés, Ángel Benigno | Pérez Millán, Isabel | Echarri-Iribarren, Víctor
Research Group/s: Tecnología y Sostenibilidad en Arquitectura
Center, Department or Service: Universidad de Alicante. Departamento de Construcciones Arquitectónicas
Keywords: Alicante | Fortification | Port
Knowledge Area: Construcciones Arquitectónicas
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Universitat d’Alacant
Citation: González Avilés, Ángel Benigno; Pérez Millán, Isabel; Echarri Iribarren, Víctor. "El proyecto de fortificación de 1804 para la plaza de Alicante". In: Echarri Iribarren, Víctor (Ed.). Defensive Architecture of the Mediterranean. XV to XVIII Centuries: Vol. V: Proceedings of the International Conference on Modern Age Fortifications of the Mediterranean Coast, FORTMED 2017. Alacant: Publicacions Universitat d’Alacant, 2017. ISBN 978-84-16724-75-8, pp. 47-53
Abstract: The fortifications of Alicante were never developed to overcome the destructive power of the artillery. The bombing suffered by the city in 1691 by the French army under the command of Major D'Estrees, evidenced the ineffectiveness of its walls. Only the castle, the last stronghold of the city, was able to maintain a long siege in any of the studied centuries. However, in 1804, a new fortification project was developed, while the expansion of the port was being carried out. This full paper exposes the approach of its fortification although it did not get built as so many other projects developed for the city of Alicante.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10045/70430
ISBN: 978-84-16724-75-8
Language: spa
Type: info:eu-repo/semantics/conferenceObject
Rights: © editor Víctor Echarri Iribarren; de los textos: los autores; 2017, de la presente edición: Editorial Publicacions Universitat d’Alacant. Publicado con Licencia Creative Commons Reconocimiento-NoComercial-SinObraDerivada 4.0
Peer Review: si
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