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Sir Francis Drake and the Famous Voyage, 1577-1580

Sir Francis Drake and the Famous Voyage, 1577-1580

Essays Commemorating the Quadricentennial of Drakes Circumnavigation of the Earth (Contributions of ... for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 11)

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Published by Univ of California Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • History,
  • Voyages And Travels,
  • Voyages around the world,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Sir,,
  • Drake, Francis,,
  • Drake, Francis,
  • Geographical discovery & exploration,
  • Journeys,
  • 1540?-1596,
  • 16th century

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLos Angeles Center for Medieval and renaissa University of California (Corporate Author), Sir Francis Drake Commission (Corporate Author), Norman J. W. Thrower (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7708837M
    ISBN 100520048768
    ISBN 109780520048768

    Francis Pretty was a Suffolk gentleman, diarist, sailor, and man-at-arms, who wrote detailed accounts of two separate circumnavigation of the globe, first with Sir Francis Drake () and later with Thomas Cavendish (). Due to the dubious legality of these expeditions, accounts were officially suppressed; the earliest unofficial accounts were published in Dutch Period: Elizabethan. Drake's expedition was only the second in history to sail around the world. He also brought back lots of treasure for the queen. The queen was proud of Francis, she knighted him and he was now known as Sir Francis Drake. The Spanish Armada By King Philip II of Spain finally had enough of Queen Elizabeth I and her English privateers like Drake.

      Sir Francis Drake (c. – 28 January ) was an English sea captain, privateer, slave trader, naval officer and explorer of the Elizabethan carried out the second circumnavigation of the world in a single expedition, from to , and was the first to complete the voyage as captain while leading the expedition throughout the entire . The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake: by Samuel Bawlf | 25 May out of 5 stars Sir Francis Drake and his Daring Deeds (Horribly Famous) by Andrew Donkin and Clive Goddard Sir Francis Drake's West Indian Voyage, (Hakluyt Society, Second Series) by Mary Frear Keeler.

      English admiral Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe from , helped defeat the Spanish Armada of and was the most renowned seaman of the Elizabethan era. Buy The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake by Bawlf, Samuel (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(56).


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The present copy appears to be unique; we reproduce only the title page. The World Encompassed by Sir Francis Drake,is the first detailed account of the "famous voyage"; it adds very much to the Hakluyt is a compilation from several sources, the most important of which is the journal of Francis Fletcher, the chaplain on board the Golden Hind.

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[Norman J W Thrower; University of California, Los Angeles. Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies.; Sir Francis Drake Commission.;]. Francis Pretty was a diarist and sailor who wrote detailed accounts of his two separate circumnavigations of the globe.

The first was with Sir Francis Drake () and the second with Thomas Cavendish (). Museum Audiobooks strives to present audiobook versions of authentic, unabridged. The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake (New York: Penguin Books, ), 4. John Hampden, ed., Francis Drake Privateer: Contemporary Narritives and Documents Selective and edited by John Hampden (Alabama: University of Alabama Press, ), 5.

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Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies,Sir Francis Drake Commission — Biography & Autobiography. Sir Francis Drake – to the Spanish, a wayward pirate; to the English, a hero.

He could be considered a morally dubious hero in many ways, perhaps even a villain, but was still incredibly influential in Tudor times. Drake (c. – ) was born the eldest of 12 sons, in Tavistock, father, Edmund Drake, was a farmer and preacher.

The Famous Voyage: The Circumnavigation of the World ; Sir Francis Drake: a Pictorial Biography, Hans P. Kraus, with An Historical by Lt. Commander David W. Waters & Richard Boulind and a detailed Catalogue of the Author's Collection.

Published in. Francis Drake began his naval career at age ten as an apprentice aboard a trading ship. In his twenties, he served on John Hawkins’s third slaving voyage to. Samuel Bawlf's account of the secret voyage Sir Francis Drake undertook from in order to (dis)prove the theoretical Strait of Anian (as predicted by the Flemish geographer, Abraham Ortelius) that provided a northern passage linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans is a remarkable account of exploration by one of England's most revered heroes.5/5(5).

Sir Francis Drake and the famous voyage, essays commemorating the quadricentennial of Drake's circumnavigation of the earth / edited by Norman J.W. Thrower University of California, Los Angeles. Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. Sir Francis Drake, ?– Expedition (–): Five ships (Pelican [renamed Golden Hind], Elizabeth, Marigold, Swan, Christopher [a sixth, Mary, was later captured and added]), men Charge (by Queen Elizabeth I of England): To raid Spanish ports along the Pacific coast of the Americas and disrupt the flow of gold and silver to Spain.

Overview of the Collection. Sir Francis Drake, English explorer and naval strategist, circumnavigated the earth from During these travels, Drake visited the Caribbean and the Pacific claiming a portion of California for Queen Elizabeth and.

The secret voyage of Sir Francis Drake, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Bawlf, a geographer and former British Columbia minister responsible for the province's historic sites and coastal ferry service, argues here that, during a mysteriously unaccounted-for six months, in Read full review.Book Reviews Sir Francis Drake and the famous voyage, Norman J.W.

Thrower (ed.). Los Angeles: University of California Press, Contribu tions of the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Vol.

11, xix + pp. (Cloth US$ ) This volume of essays had its origin in the quadricentennial celebration.19 May - Explore rozzarooni's board "SIR FRANCIS DRAKE", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Sir francis, Drake and Uk history pins.