Armada Part I: The 30 Year Road to the Battle…

 

 

Nobody Expects the Spanish Inquisition.  Just for fun.

Books
Philip II by William Thomas Walsh
The Spanish Armada by Robert Hutchinson
The Spanish Armada by Colin Martin & Geoffrey Parker
Pirate Nation: Elizabeth I and Her Royal Sea Rovers by David Childs

Playlist:
1588 – Music from the Spanish Armada

Mary Tudor and Philip of Spain - King and Queen of England

Mary Tudor and Philip of Spain – King and Queen of England

Videos

The fabulous Dan Snow did a series for BBC2 on the Armada: 12 Days to Save England which is available to purchase from the BBC store in the UK.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06l442d

Elizabeth: The Virgin Queen series from David Starkey

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Philip and Mary with the joint crown

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