Elizabethan Sea-Dogs (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): A Chronicle of Drake and His Companions

Elizabethan Sea-Dogs (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): A Chronicle of Drake and His Companions

by William Wood
     
 

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Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596) sailed around the world, his exploits opening the way for England’s colonization of America, taking power from Spain on land and sea. Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth, Sir Walter Raleigh, and the Spanish Armada also figure in this 1918 history, which includes a portrait of Elizabethan England and life afloat in Tudor times.


Overview

Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596) sailed around the world, his exploits opening the way for England’s colonization of America, taking power from Spain on land and sea. Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth, Sir Walter Raleigh, and the Spanish Armada also figure in this 1918 history, which includes a portrait of Elizabethan England and life afloat in Tudor times.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411453326
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
05/24/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
File size:
231 KB

Meet the Author

William Charles Henry Wood (1864-1947) was the author of All Afloat: A Chronicle of Craft and Waterways, Captains of the Civil War: A Chronicle of the Blue and the Gray, The Father of British Canada: A Chronicle of Carleton, and The Winning of Canada: A Chronicle of Wolfe.


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