Armada: A celebration of the four hundredth anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588-1988. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: PADFIELD, Peter

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PADFIELD, Peter. Armada : A celebration of the four hundredth anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588-1988. London : Victor Gollancz Ltd,1988. First Printing. Pp 208. Illustrated. 4to, maroon cloth.

"To mark the 400th anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588, the distinguished naval historian Peter Padfield has written a comprehensive account of the greatest sea battle of the Tudor age. This sumptuously illustrated book has been meticulously researched and gives new images afforded by hitherto unexploited documents and unpublished archive material."

Contents :
The Prudent King;
The Virgin Queen;
The Sea Rovers;
The Reluctant Commander;
The Lord High Admiral;
The Craft and Mystery of the Sea;
The Guns, the Gunner and the Crew;
The Fighting Up-Channel;
The Battle of Gravelines;
Wreck and Massacre.

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Title: Armada: A celebration of the four hundredth anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588-1988. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: PADFIELD, Peter

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Victor Gollancz, London, 1988,: 1988

ISBN Number: 0575037296

ISBN Number 13: 9780575037298

Seller ID: 22870

Keywords: NAUTICAL UNITED KINGDOM SPAIN ARMADA MILITARY BRITISH NAVY HISTORY,