Sir Francis Drake's Famous Voyage Round the World ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Francis Pretty

Sir Francis Drake's Famous Voyage Round the World

pubOne.info
Publication date: September 2010
ISBN: 9782819944843
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$0.99
pubOne.info present you this new edition. The 15th day of November, in the year of our Lord 1577, Master Francis Drake, with a fleet of five ships and barks, and to the number of 164 men, gentlemen and sailors, departed from Plymouth, giving out his pretended voyage for Alexandria. But the wind falling contrary, he was forced the next morning to put into Falmouth Haven, in Cornwall, where such and so terrible a tempest took us, as few men have seen the like, and was indeed so vehement that all our ships were like to have gone to wrack. But it pleased God to preserve us from that extremity and to afflict us only for that present with these two particulars: the mast of our Admiral, which was the Pelican, was cut overboard for the safeguard of the ship, and the Marigold was driven ashore, and somewhat bruised. For the repairing of which damages we returned again to Plymouth; and having recovered those harms, and brought the ships again to good state, we set forth the second time from Plymouth, and set sail the 13th day of December following.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
Sir Francis Drake's Famous Voyage Round the World ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
172 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.