Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605

Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605The swashbuckling English sea captains of the Elizabethan era were a particular breed of adventurer, combining maritime and military skill with a seemingly insatiable appetite for Spanish treasure. Angus Konstam describes these characters, including such well-known sea dogs as Francis Drake, Walter Raleigh, John Hawkins and Martin Frobisher. For about 40 years they fought a private war with the Spanish, and while their success in defeating the Spanish Armada is well known, this book also covers their exploits in the New World.

Author: Angus Konstam

Title: Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605

Series: Elite

First Published by: Osprey Publishing

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Format: PB

Date: 15 September 2000

ISBN-10: 1841760153

ISBN-13: 9781841760155

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