A true and exact account of the wars with Spain, in the reign of Q. Elizabeth (of famous memory) being the particulars of what happened between the English and Spanish fleets, from the years 1585 to 1602, shewing the expeditions, attempts, fights, designs, escapes, successes, errors, &c. on both sides : with the names of Her Majesty"s ships and commanders in every fleet : being a patern and warning to future ages : never printed before by Monson, William John Monson 6th baron

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  • England and Wales. -- Royal Navy,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603,
  • Spain -- History, Naval

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Statementwritten by Sir William Monson ..
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 610:10
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Pagination[2], 55 p
Number of Pages55
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