The Spanish Armada

A dramatic blow-by-blow account of the defeat of the Spanish Armada by the English fleet – a tale of derring-do and disaster on the high seas by one of our best narrative historians.

After the accession of Elizabeth I in 1558, Protestant England was beset by the hostile Catholic powers of Europe – not least Spain. In October 1585 King Philip II of Spain declared his intention to destroy…


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