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Author Ekin, Des, author.

Title The last armada : Queen Elizabeth, Juan del Águila, and Hugh O'Neill : the story of the 100-day Spanish invasion / Des Ekin.

Publication Info. New York : Pegasus Books, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    941.505 EKI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Description 413 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent.
unmediated n rdamedia.
volume nc rdacarrier.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-413).
Summary An account of the final great naval battle between England and Spain details General Juan del Águila's attempt to invade Elizabeth I's England, strategist Charles Blount's efforts to redeem himself against charges of treason, and Irish insurgent Hugh O'Neill's final effort to drive the English out of Ireland.
Subject Ireland -- History -- 1558-1603.
Kinsale (Ireland) -- History -- Siege, 1601-1602.
Great Britain -- History, Military -- 1485-1603.
Spain -- History, Military -- 17th century.
ISBN 9781605989440 (hardcover)
1605989444 (hardcover)

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