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The voyages of Sir Francis Drake and William Dampier

Sir Francis Drake

The voyages of Sir Francis Drake and William Dampier

according to the text of the original narrative

by Sir Francis Drake

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Published by Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages around the world.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDrake and Dampier"s voyages
    Statementedited, with notes, etc., by D. Laing Purves.
    ContributionsMaynarde, Thomas, fl. 1595., Dampier, William, 1652-1715, Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540?-1596, Purves, David Laing, 1838-1873
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288p.
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17939798M

    Cavendish, Thomas Overview. Works: Lives and voyages of Drake, Cavendish, and Dampier; including an introductory view of the earlier discoveries in the South sea, and the history of the Sir Francis Drake, Thomas Cavendish, William Dampier by C. Australian plant life from Dampier’s A Voyage to New Holland, published in The publication of the book, A New Voyage Round the World, in was a popular sensation, creating interest at the Admiralty. [18] In , Dampier was given command of the gun warship HMS Roebuck, with a commission from King William III (who had ruled jointly with Queen Mary II until her death in ). [19].

    Sir Francis Drake sailed around the globe from to During those times he visited the Caribbean and the Pacific, he also claimed part of California for Queen Elizabeth. Drake led the second expedition to sail around the world in a voyage lasting from to Queen Elizabeth I comissioned Drake to command the expedition together. (Bawlf, The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake, pp. ). The miracle inspired his men with faith and the rest of the voyage back to England was uneventful. Francis Drake was knighted by Queen Elizabeth. On Septem , Francis Drake returned to England with a vast quantity of gold and silver.

    The Voyage. A Synopsis of the Circumnavigation. The Golden Hind - Perhaps (From the Hondius Broadside map of circa ) Late in , Francis Drake left England with five ships, ostensibly on a trading expedition to the Nile. On reaching Africa, the true destination was revealed to be the Pacific Ocean via the Strait of Magellan, to the dismay. Dampier exhibited Jeoly in London, thereby also generating publicity for a book based on his diaries. The publication of the book, A New Voyage Round the World, in was a popular sensation, creating interest at the Admiralty. In , Dampier was given command of the gun warship HMS Roebuck, with a commission from King William III. His.


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