From Merciless Invaders : An Eye-witness Account of the Spanish Armada. First Edition in dustjacket

By: McKEE, Alexander

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McKEE, Alexander. From Merciless Invaders : An Eye-witness Account of the Spanish Armada. London : Souvenir Press, (1963). First Edition. Pp (10),9-291,(3) + 12 pages of illustrations.Map end-papers. 8vo, maroon cloth. "[...]presents in a new and dramatic way the story of how England achieved her s alvation from the great Armada in the face of astonishing odds. Here, in the actual words of more than a hundred eye-witnesses, welded in a sparkling narrative of superb achievement, the author tells his tale. Priests, prisoners, pursers, poets, all step from the pages of history to bear witness. Fifth columnists, spies, diplomats, deserters, galley slaves, and the survivors of shipwreck, tempest and massacre all speak again. The result is an astonishing compound of schaolaship and excitement." from the dj. Vg in slightly chipped dj. 30.00

Title: From Merciless Invaders : An Eye-witness Account of the Spanish Armada. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: McKEE, Alexander

Categories: 79,

Publisher: Souvenir Press, London, 1963,:

Seller ID: 18915

Keywords: NAUTICAL ARMADA UNITED KINGDOM BRITISH ENGLISH HISTORY NAVY SPAIN NAVAL,