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People/Characters: Sir Francis Drake

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1603: The Death of Queen Elizabeth I, the Return of the Black Plague, the Rise of Shakespeare, Piracy, Witchcraft, and the Birth of the Stuart Era by Christopher Lee
Adventures from History: Sir Francis Drake by Edyth Harpernot in English Common Knowledge
All the Countries We've Ever Invaded And the Few We Never Got Round To by Stuart Laycock
All the Queen's Men by Peter Brimacombe
All the Queen's Men: Elizabeth I and Her Courtiers by Neville Williams
The Armada by Garrett Mattingly
The Armada by Bryce S. Walker
At Drake's Command: The adventures of Peregrine James during the second circumnavigation of the world (Volume 1) by David Wesley Hill
Betrayal by Lady Grace Cavendishas Captain Francis Drake
The Blade of Castlemayne; A Novel by Anthony Esler
British Legends: The Life and Legacy of Sir Francis Drake by Charles River Editors
California Babylon by Kristan Lawson
The Campaign of the Spanish Armada by Peter Kemp
Captains from Devon: The Great Elizabethan Seafarers Who Won the Oceans for England by Helen Hill Miller
The Cecils of Hatfield House,: An English ruling family by David Cecil
Characters of the Reformation: historical portraits of 23 men and women and their place in the great religious revolution of the 16th century by Hilaire Belloc
Christopher Marlowe by A. L. Rowse
Comet Weather by Liz Williams
The Confident Hope of a Miracle: The True History of the Spanish Armada by Neil Hanson
Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation by Carl Sagan
Dead Reckoning: A Pirate Voyage with Captain Drake by Laurie Lawlor
Discovering the Spanish Armada by Sheela Speers
Doctor Muffet's Island {short story} by Brian Stableford
The Dragons of the Storm by George Robert Minkoff
Drake & the 16th-Century Explorers by John A. Guy
Drake: The Man They Called a Pirate by Jean Lee Latham
Elizabeth & Leicester: Power, Passion, Politics by Sarah Gristwood
Elizabeth and Essex: A Tragic History by Lytton Strachey
Elizabeth I by J. E. Neale
Elizabeth I by Margaret George
Elizabeth I by Anne Somerset
Elizabeth I (Very Interesting People) by Patrick Collinson
The Elizabethan Deliverance by Arthur Bryant
The Elizabethan Renaissance: The Life of the Society by A. L. Rowse
The Elizabethans by A. N. Wilson
Eminent Elizabethans by A. L. Rowse
Empire of Blue Water: Captain Morgan's Great Pirate Army, the Epic Battle for the Americas, and the Catastrophe That Ended the Outlaws' Bloody Reign by Stephan Talty
The Enemy Within: 2,000 Years of Witch-Hunting in the Western World by John Demos
England: 1000 Things You Need to Know by Nicholas Hobbes
The English Spirit by A. L. Rowse
The Expansion of Elizabethan England by A. L. Rowse
Explorers and their discoveries by Arthur Lawrence Hayward
Fifteen Decisive Battles by Edward Shepherd Creasy
The Flames of Cadiz by Marc Platt
Francis Drake by Neville Williams
Francis Drake : the sea-king of Devon by George M. Towle
Francis Drake and the California Indians, 1579 by Robert F. Heizer
Francis Drake and the oceans of the world by Samuel Willard Crompton
Francis Drake, sailor of the unknown seas by Ronald Syme
Freedom's Own Island by Arthur Bryant
From the Jaws of Victory by Charles M. Fairnot in English Common Knowledge
Gloriana's Torch by Patricia Finney
Golden Admiral by F. van Wyck Mason
The Great Expedition - Sir Francis Drake on the Spanish Main 1585-86 (Raid) by Angus Konstam
Great Harry's Navy: How Henry VIII Gave England Seapower by Geoffrey Moorhouse
The Great Lord Burghley: A Study in Elizabethan Statecraft by Martin A.S. HUME
Great Tales from English History Omnibus by Robert Lacey
H.L. Mencken on Religion by H. L. Mencken
He Went with Drake by Louise Andrews Kent
Her Majesty's Spymaster: Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the Birth of Modern Espionage by Stephen Budiansky
Heroes: Saviors, Traitors, and Supermen: A History of Hero Worship by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
History Comics: The Roanoke Colony: America's First Mystery by Chris Schweizer
The History of Piracy by Philip Gosse
History's Great Explorers by U.S. News & World Report
The Hooded Hawke by Karen Harper
The Horizon Book of the Elizabethan World by Lacey Baldwin Smith
An Illustrated History of the Royal Navy by John Winton
Imprudent King: A New Life of Philip II by Geoffrey Parker
Ink and Steel by Elizabeth Bear
A királynő kalóza by Miklós Rónaszegi
Life in Elizabethan England by A. H. Dodd
Life Without Crows by Gerri Leen
The Lost Explorers - Adventurers Who Disappeared Off the Face of the Earth by Ed Wright
Martyr by Rory Clements
Men, Ships, and the Sea by Alan John Villiers
National Geographic Magazine 1975 v147 #2 February by Gilbert M. Grosvenor
A notelet about Richard Drake, of Esher by William Richard Drake, Sir
The Origins of Empire by Nicholas P. Canny
The Oxford Book of Sixteenth Century Verse by E. K. Chambers
The Oxford Companion to Ships & the Sea by Peter Kemp
Der Palast der Meere by Rebecca Gablénot in English Common Knowledge
The Pirate Hunter: The True Story of Captain Kidd by Richard Zacksmentioned
Pirates and Buccaneers (Piccolo Books) by John Gilbert
The Plurality of Worlds by Brian Stableford
Princess & Cavalier: the age of colonization, 1570 - 1620 by Edwin Markham
Queen Elizabeth and the Spanish Armada by Frances Winwar
Queen of This Realm by Jean Plaidy
The Queen's Pirate: Francis Drake by Sarah Courtauld
Queens Pirate: The Adventures of Queen Elizabeth I & Sir Frances Drake by Jim Weiss
Robber: Sir Francis Drake, Slave Trader and Pirate by Charles Nick
Rounding the Horn by Dallas Murphy
The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain 660-1649 by N. A. M. Rodger
Sails and Sorcery: Tales of Nautical Fantasy by W. H. Horner
The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake by Samuel Bawlf
Sir Francis Drake by Trish Kline
Sir Francis Drake by Julian Corbett
Sir Francis Drake by Neil Champion
Sir Francis Drake by Christopher Lloyd
Sir Francis Drake by George Malcolm Thomson
Sir Francis Drake by John Sugden
Sir Francis Drake and the Foundation of a World Empire by Jim Gallagher
Sir Francis Drake and the Spanish Armada: Englische Lektüre für das 2., 3. Lernjahr by David Fermernot in English Common Knowledge
Sir Francis Drake's West Indian voyage, 1585-86 by Mary Frear Keeler
Sir Francis Drake: His Daring Deeds by Roy Gerrard
Sir Francis Drake: Navigator and Pirate (Great Explorations (Benchmark)) by Earle Rice Jr.
Sir Francis Drake: The Queen's Pirate by Harry Kelsey
Sir Walter Ralegh by Robert Lacey
The Spanish Armada by Robert Hutchinson
The Spanish Armada by Colin Martin
The Spanish Armada: The Experience of War in 1588 by Felipe Fernández-Armesto
The Spanish Armadas by Winston Graham
The Spanish Conquest of America: Prehistory to 1775 by Michael Burgan
The Spanish lake by O. H. K. Spate
Sports (Eyewitness Books) by Tim Hammond
A Storm of Angels (Doctor Who Unbound) by Marc Platt
The Terrible Tudors by Terry Deary
That Great Lucifer: A Portrait of Sir Walter Raleigh by Margaret Irwin
The Three Gentlemen by A. E. W. Mason
To Rule the Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World by Arthur Herman
Treachery by S. J. Parris
The Tudor Age by James A. Williamson
Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into History Again by Bathroom Readers' Hysterical Society
Under Drake's Flag: A Tale of the Spanish Main by G. A. Henty
Under the Black Flag: The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates by David Cordingly
The Usborne Book of Explorers from Columbus to Armstrong by Felicity Everett
The Voyage of the Armada: The Spanish Story by David Howarth
Voyages and Travels by Charles William Eliot
Wide as the Waters: The Story of the English Bible and the Revolution It Inspired by Benson Bobrick
William Cecil : The Power Behind Elizabeth by Alan Gordon Smith
With the Heart of a King: Elizabeth I of England, Philip II of Spain, and the Fight for a Nation's Soul and Crown by Benton Rain Patterson
Women of the Sea: Ten Pirate Stories by Myra Weatherly
You Wouldn't Want to Explore With Sir Francis Drake!: A Pirate You'd Rather Not Know by David Stewart
You Wouldn't Want to Sail in the Spanish Armada!: An Invasion You'd Rather Not Launch by John Malam

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Sir Francis Drake, Vice Admiral (1540 – 27 January 1596), was an English sea captain, privateer, navigator, slaver, renowned pirate, and politician of the Elizabethan era.


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