A History of Gharb by Patrick Formosa – Gozo book launch next Saturday
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Next Saturday, a new book – A History of Gharb by Patrick Formosa – will be launched with a presentation in Gozo at the Gharb Parish Church.
The book has 304 pages with more than 350 photographs and also includes a USB card with more than 40 exclusive interviews carried out with the people of Gharb between 1971 and 1973.
The interviews include information on local interests and traditions, such as lace making, the lost language of Gharb, homemade kunserve, and much more…..
The launch is taking place on Saturday, the 8th of December at 8.00pm.
The book has been published by the Salesians of Don Bosco (Malta) with photography and design by Daniel Cilia.
The launch will be followed on the 22nd of December, with the distribution and signing of the book by the author in the Gharb Local Council premises in the presence of President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca.
The book is available by writing to the author at email@example.com at a pre-launch price of €55. Residents in Gozo can also contact 99822805 to purchase the book.