Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605 by Angus Konstam
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Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605
By Angus Konstam

Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605

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Elizabethan Sea Dogs 1560-1605 by Angus Konstam

Book Description

The swashbuckling English sea captains of the Elizabethan era were a particular breed of adventurer, combining maritime and military skill with a seemingly insatiable appetite for Spanish treasure. Angus Konstam describes these characters, including such well-known sea dogs as Francis Drake, Walter Raleigh, John Hawkins and Martin Frobisher. For about 40 years they fought a private war with the Spanish, and while their success in defeating the Spanish Armada is well known, this book also covers their exploits in the New World.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781841760155
ISBN-10: 1841760153
Format: Paperback
(247mm x 185mm x 15mm)
Pages: 64
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 15-Sep-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Angus Konstam

Angus Konstam has written several books for Osprey, mainly on 18th century subjects. His recent works include Campaign 44 Pavia 1525 and Elite 67 Pirates 1660 1730. Angus previously worked as a Curator of Weapons at the Royal Armouries, Tower of London, and Chief Curator of the Mel Fisher Maritime Museum. He now devotes himself to full-time writing, indulging his passion for maritime and naval history to the maximum."

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