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Sir Francis Drake

James Williamson

Sir Francis Drake

by James Williamson

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540?-1596.,
    • Voyages around the world -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1951 ed. published by Collins, London, which was issued as no. 1 of Brief lives.

      Statementby James A. Williamson.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesBrief lives ;, no. 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA86.22.D7 W53 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5064719M
      ISBN 10083717886X
      LC Control Number74030930

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Sir Francis Drake (Book): Whitfield, Peter: New York Univ PrSir Francis Drake (–) assured his place in history when, in his lone ship the Golden Hind, he sailed the Pacific to become the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe.

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Much of his reputation was derived from legend, however, as his life was dedicated to self-aggrandizement. Learn more about Drake in this article.