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Sir Francis Drake"s voyage around the world, its aims and achievements

Sir Francis Drake"s voyage around the world, its aims and achievements

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Published by J. Howell in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drake, Francis, -- Sir, -- 1540?-1596.,
  • Voyages around the world.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry R. Wagner.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 585, no. 6038.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG420.D7 W3
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationx p., 1 l., 543 p.
    Number of Pages543
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17686026M
    LC Control Number87807582

    Sir Francis Drake’s adventurous life was filled with many accomplishments. He played a major role in the destruction and defeat of the mighty Spanish Armada. This helped England to create a great empire in the New World. He also became the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe. During his world voyage, he explored much of the. Obviously, Sir Francis Drake was a great explorer. If he had not been forced to live on a boat, and have his rich cousin John Hawkins, he would not have been on any of his famous voyages. Drake’s voyage around the world made people try and follow in his footsteps. Even though Drake started the Spanish war, he was a hero. Sir Francis Drake.

    The Spanish Southwest, – was published in , and Sir Francis Drake's Voyage Around the World, Its Aims and Achievements in He became interested in cartography around that time and worked for several years on that subject. The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year was published in Facts about Francis Drake’s Voyage Around the World. In Queen Elizabeth gave Francis Drake her consent to undertake another voyage. It is unclear whether Drake told her he was intending to sail around the world. He didn’t tell his crew. Things did not start well. Drake was forced to leave three ships in South America – they weren’t.

    Voyage Sponsors and Resources. Hatred for the Spanish. Challenges Faced. Life after exploring. Bibliography. Sitemap. Home‎ > ‎ Challenges Faced. On the way home from his journey half way around the world, Sir Francis Drake realized the furious Spaniards were in the way to get back to England. In a way, this helped because it challenged.   English admiral Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe from , helped defeat the Spanish Armada of and was the most renowned seaman of the Elizabethan era.


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Wagner (Author)Author: Henry R. Wagner. Sir Francis Drake, Vice Admiral, (c. - Janu ) was an English privateer, navigator, naval pioneer and raider, politician and civil engineer of the Elizabethan era. He was the first Sir Francis Drakes voyage around the world to circumnavigate the Earth (Magellan died on his voyage, /5.

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He was the first Englishman to sail around the world, sank much of the Spanish navy in the port of Cadiz (a very daring raid) and was vice admiral of the Fleet that defeated the Spanish Armada. sir francis drakes voyages were to explore.

The World Encompassed by Sir Francis Drake,is the first detailed account of the "famous voyage"; it adds very much to the Hakluyt report. It is a compilation from several sources, the most important of which is the journal of Francis Fletcher, the chaplain on board the Golden Hind. During Sir Francis Drake’s final voyage to the Caribbean to raid Spanish possessions, the fleet he commanded was decimated by a fever.

He died from fever, or possibly dysentery associated with the condition, at sea on Janunear Portobelo, Panama.

He was buried at sea, supposedly in a. InDrake made one of the first English slaving voyages as part of a fleet led by his cousin John Hawkins, bringing African slaves to work in the 'New World'. Drake started his voyage.

Unlike Magellan, Drake was English, and he survived the entire trip. The planning for Drake’s voyage was detailed, extensive and shrouded in mystery. The official document of Drake’s voyage was received by Sir Francis Walsingham; at this point he was the Principal Secretary of State, something akin to the Prime Size: 2MB.

SIR FRANCIS DRAKE'S VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD TWO CONTEMPORARY MAPS by Maps) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Sir Francis Drake was an English explorer and slave trader who earned a reputation for his privateering, or piracy, against Spanish ships and possessions.

Inon a return trip from South. Sir Francis Drake (c. – 28 January ) was an English sea captain, privateer, slave trader, pirate, naval officer and explorer of the Elizabethan carried out the second circumnavigation of the world in a single expedition, from toand was the first to complete the voyage as captain while leading the expedition throughout the entire s/wars: Anglo–Spanish War, Battle of Gravelines.

Sir Francis Drake's Voyage around the World: its Aims and Achievements by Henry Wagner. Book Description: Nico Israel, Amsterdam, In fine condition. 4to. Facsimile reprint of the American edition.

pp., with 4 plates and 9 maps. Bound in green Rating: % positive. Sir Francis Drake had many challenges in his exploration, many of them were because he had to fight the spanish armada-One challenge was that he had to circumnavegate the world, and he lost many men and supplies, and thre was also the risk of Drake getting seasick.

The voyages of Sir Francis Drake changed the world in two ways. The first way was when Drake raided the Spanish and killed many of them. That was the reason for the Spanish War. Ever since, they´ve had a rivalry. He also impacted the world by sailing around the globe.

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After three years of sailing, on Septemthe ship arrived back home in England. Drake's expedition was only the second in history to sail around the world. He also brought back lots of treasure for the queen. The queen was proud of Francis, she knighted him and he was now known as Sir Francis Drake.The first Englishman to sail around the world and see the Pacific, Francis Drake sailed in some of the earliest of English voyages, buying slaves in Africa.

He was a skilled privateer, sea captain and slaver. He was awarded the knighthood by Queen Elizabeth I and was revered as a legendary hero in England.Sir Francis Drake born. Drake sails around the world in the Golden Hind, is the First Englishman to do so. Thomas Doughty, an officer on the circumnavigation voyage and Drake's personal friend was charged with conspiracy and hanged.

Drake's account from The World Encompassed, Rare Book and Special Collections Division.