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Sink the Armada!

Sir Francis Drake and the Spanish Armada of 1588 (Coming Alive)

by Ross, Stewart.

  • 193 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Evans Brothers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1000 to c 1500,
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • England,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • History - Europe

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Shields (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10199915M
    ISBN 100237519593
    ISBN 109780237519599
    OCLC/WorldCa40610504

    English ships and the Spanish Armada, August (Click image to enlarge)Most military historians hold that the battle of Gravelines reflected a lasting shift in the balance of naval power in favour of the English, in part because of the gap in naval technology and cannon armament it confirmed between the two nations, which continued into the next century.   How Did The Bismarck Manage To Sink HMS Hood So Quickly? | History Documentary | Reel Truth History - Duration: Reel Truth History Documentaries 2,, views.

    Sir John Hawkins, English naval administrator and commander, one of the foremost seamen of 16th-century England and the chief architect of the Elizabethan navy. A kinsman of Sir Francis Drake, Hawkins began his career as a merchant in the African trade and soon became the first English slave. This Study Guide consists of approximately 48 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Armada. Zach is a high school student two months away from graduation. His father died at the age of nineteen when Zach was only.

      A short history of the defeat of the Spanish Armada, told principally from the Catholic point of view. The Spanish Armada, also called the Invincible Armada, and more correctly La Armada Grande, was a fleet intended to invade England and to put an end to the long series of English aggressions against the colonies and possessions of the Spanish Crown; it was however all but Brand: Shamrock Eden Publishing.   Author of Fact Or Fiction, Assassination in Sarajevo, Sink the Armada, Star Houses, The United Nations, The United Nations (20th Century Perspectives), Britain Since (Britain Through the Ages), Athens Is Saved!


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