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Depending on one’s historical sympathies, Sir Francis Drake is one of history’s many characters who was either great or infamous. To the English, he was a daring, successful patriot. To the Spanish, however, he represented everything to hate […] Protestant aggression and the rising sea power to the north. Queen Elizabeth, I knighted him […]

The Battle That Made Francis Drake Spain’s Worst Nightmare — Jacob Grandstaff