Drake. RU Edition in dustjacket

By: DRAKE, Francis). BRADFORD, Ernle BRADFORD, Ernle

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(DRAKE, Francis, Sir). BRADFORD, Ernle. Drake. London : Readers Union, 1967. Pp 251. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. NMM II:508. Ernle Dusgate Selby Bradford (b. January 11, 1922, Cole Green, Norfolk, England – d. May 8, 1986, Malta) historian. A biography of Sir Francis Drake, "Queen Elizabeth's greatest fighting admiral". Chapters : 1. Voyage into Sunset; 2. A Child of His Time; 3. Apprenticeship; 4. The Dedicated Man; 5. The Islands and the Main; 6. The Treasure Trains; 7. Outward Bound; 8. Straits of Magellan; 9. Into the Great South Sea; 10. New Albion; 11. Beyond the Spice Islands; 12. Sailor's Return; 13. The Glorious Year; 14. The Enemy; 15. The Fiant Stirs; 16. The Great Armada Sails; 17. The Narrow Seas; 18. The WInds of God; 19. Failure of an Expedition; 20. Drake Ashore; 21. The End of a Voyage. With select bibliography and index. Very good in rubbed, price-clipped dustjacket. 12.50

Title: Drake. RU Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: DRAKE, Francis). BRADFORD, Ernle BRADFORD, Ernle

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Readers Union, London, 1967,:

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