Sir Francis Drake : Privateering Sea Captain and Circumnavigator of the Globe
Explorer Sir Francis Drake is renowned for being the first Englishman to sail completely around the world. His adventures set England on a course for successfully sailing the seas, but like most explorers, his adventures were full of successes and failures alike. In this engrossing book, readers will become completely captivated by the secrecy and intrigue associated with DrakeÂs agreements with EnglandÂs Queen Elizabeth. The drama of his defeat of King PhilipÂs daunting Armada in the ÂEnterprise of EnglandÂ attack will keep every reader turning pages to learn more about this fascinating foray.
- Hardback | 48 pages
- 183 x 236 x 10mm | 272g
- 01 Jan 2017
- Rosen Young Adult