The defeat of the Spanish Armada

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J. Cape, 1959 - Armada, 1588 - 382 pages
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User Review  - Novak - LibraryThing

This book stayed on my shelf for quite some time because I thought it was a bit of a stuffy history tome and heavy going. Once I got past the first couple of pages I could not put it down. A wonderful ... Read full review

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This book was in my house growing up, and I read it over and over -- it's wonderfully written. It needs to be pointed out, though, that Mattingly was a diplomatic historian. N.A.M. Rodger, in the ... Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
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CURTAINRAISER Fotheringhay February 18th 1587
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PERPLEXITY OF A QUEEN
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