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The confident hope of a miracle : the true history of the Spanish Armada, Neil Hanson

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The confident hope of a miracle : the true history of the Spanish Armada
Title
The confident hope of a miracle
Title remainder
the true history of the Spanish Armada
Statement of responsibility
Neil Hanson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative history of the defeat of the Spanish Armada examines the conflict between England and Spain, the pivotal role of the battle in the history of the two countries, the naval tactics of the battle, and the political, dynastic, economic, social, and religious turmoil of sixteenth-century Europe
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanson, Neil
Dewey number
942.05/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA360
LC item number
.H34 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Armada, 1588
  • Great Britain
  • Spain
Label
The confident hope of a miracle : the true history of the Spanish Armada, Neil Hanson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally pub.: London : Doubleday, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [455]-480) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The enterprise of England: God's obvious design -- In the cause of God -- The master of the sea -- Smoking the wasps from their nests -- The floating forest -- So violent a sea and wind -- The sea beggars -- The Wall of England: Like bears tied to stakes -- The advantage of time and place -- A bad place to rest in -- The greatest Navy that ever swam upon the sea -- The heavens thundered -- A terrible value of great shot -- Resolved there to live and die -- The hell-burners -- Aftermath: A wonderful fear -- The rags which yet remain -- The disease uncured -- Vanished into smoke -- God will tire of working miracles
Control code
54960621
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xviii, 489 pages 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400042944
Lccn
2004048378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps, color portraits
Label
The confident hope of a miracle : the true history of the Spanish Armada, Neil Hanson
Publication
Note
Originally pub.: London : Doubleday, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [455]-480) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The enterprise of England: God's obvious design -- In the cause of God -- The master of the sea -- Smoking the wasps from their nests -- The floating forest -- So violent a sea and wind -- The sea beggars -- The Wall of England: Like bears tied to stakes -- The advantage of time and place -- A bad place to rest in -- The greatest Navy that ever swam upon the sea -- The heavens thundered -- A terrible value of great shot -- Resolved there to live and die -- The hell-burners -- Aftermath: A wonderful fear -- The rags which yet remain -- The disease uncured -- Vanished into smoke -- God will tire of working miracles
Control code
54960621
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xviii, 489 pages 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400042944
Lccn
2004048378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps, color portraits

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