Armada II: The Battle

 

Resources:
Videos:
Armada – 12 Days to Save England available from the BBC Shop in the UK

Websites
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/tudors/adams_armada_01.shtml#five

http://www.bl.uk/learning/histcitizen/uk/armada/back/backd.html

http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/spanish-armada/

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/spanish-armada-defeated

Books
The Spanish Armada

The Confident Hope of a Miracle: The True History of the Spanish Armada by Neil Hanson

Imprudent King, a New Life of Phillip II by Geoffrey Parker (really, anything by Geoffrey Parker is highly recommended)

People

The Spanish Side…

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/tudors/armada_gallery_04.shtml

the Duke of Parma

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Farnese,_Duke_of_Parma

the Duke of Media Sidonia
http://spartacus-educational.com/TUDmedina.htm

Juan Martinez de Recalde, the Spanish Admiral
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Mart%C3%ADnez_de_Recalde

And in the English corner…

Charles of Effingham
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Howard,_1st_Earl_of_Nottingham

Martin Frobisher
http://www.biography.com/people/martin-frobisher-20978133

John Hawkins
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Hawkins_(naval_commander)

 

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