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The voyage of the Armada

the Spanish story

by David Howarth

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Armada, 1588,
    • Spain -- History -- Philip II, 1556-1598

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Howarth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA360 .H68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p., [13] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3788137M
      ISBN 100670748285
      LC Control Number81065261

      The Bazana (often called Vasana in older English sources) was a galley which was a part of the Spanish Armada of It played a minor and relatively unremarkable part in the campaign: whilst passing through the Bay of Biscay the fleet was hit by a tempest, forcing the four lightly built ships of the galley squadron to take shelter in French galley, the Diana, ran aground .


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