La Goulette

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La Goulette

 

the French name of the city of Halk el-Oued in Tunisia, used during the period of French colonial rule.

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The Grand Turk took the loss greatly to heart, and with the cunning which all his race possess, he made peace with the Venetians (who were much more eager for it than he was), and the following year, seventy-four, he attacked the Goletta and the fort which Don John had left half built near Tunis.
It was a common opinion that our men should not have shut themselves up in the Goletta, but should have waited in the open at the landing-place; but those who say so talk at random and with little knowledge of such matters; for if in the Goletta and in the fort there were barely seven thousand soldiers, how could such a small number, however resolute, sally out and hold their own against numbers like those of the enemy?
I say so because his fate brought him to my galley and to my bench, and made him a slave to the same master; and before we left the port this gentleman composed two sonnets by way of epitaphs, one on the Goletta and the other on the fort; indeed, I may as well repeat them, for I have them by heart, and I think they will be liked rather than disliked.
With all my heart," said the gentleman; "that on the Goletta runs thus.
Parte piantan gli approcci e vanno a porre l'assedio a un tronco e fan monton dell'asta, batton la breccia e son castello e torre la gran goletta e la corazza vasta.
El Grand Turk took la perdida greatly to heart, and with the cunning que toda su raza posee, hizo la paz with los Venetians (que estaban mas deseosos for it que el), and el ano siguiente, setenta y cuatro, ataco la Goletta y el fuerte which Don John habia dejado half built cerca de Tunis.
Hence, a second type of conflict was besieging naval strongholds such as Malta, la Goletta and Algiers.
Para uno de los espectaculos, titulado Delizie di Posilipo Boscarecce e incluido en la Festa a Ballo, se construyo un jardin artificial como parte de la escenografia: "L'invenzione dell'apparato fu il delizioso monte di Posilipo, formandosi particularmente tutto di rilievo il Palazzo detto della Goletta e i suoi giardini, scogli, e grotte fuori [.
During this time period, HR was analyzed by electrocardiography (ECG), which involved a customized lead II configuration using three Ag/AgCl electrodes (BIOPAC ES509, Goletta, CA).
Focusing first on the capital, then roaming through what is now known as Tunisia, he discusses such matters as the bornous of the Prophet, the palaces of the bey, life and customs of good society in Tunis, in the ghetto, the administration of justice and the state of prisons in capital and province, the harbor and watering places of Goletta, the Medsherda Valley and its town, habits and life of the Berbers, the holy town of Kerwan, woman's life amongst the nomads, and the oases of southern Tunis.
The Spanish still controlled La Goletta, off Tunis, the largest fortress on the Barbary coast and Christian forces had just seized the Penon de Velez, an important Moroccan fortress.
It would have been better to say "he attacked La Goletta" and "I lost my freedom at La Goletta," with the Spanish article.