The Anglo Spanish War Of Was, To Most Contemporary Englishmen, A Conflict For The Soul Of The Nation To Their Descendants, The Armada Campaign Of Represented A Watershed In European History That Both Preserved English Freedoms And Halted The Momentum Of An Ambitious And Alien Empire Yet The Victorious Nation Had Contributed Much To The Conflict This Book Examines The Process By Which The Spaniard, A Long Term Ally And Friend, Became In English Eyes The Epitome Of Human Depravity, And How Resistance To His Imagined Goals Helped Shape An Emerging Sense Of NationhoodThe Antipathies Generated By This Process Ensured That The Armada Campaign Was A Battle For Different Ideals Of Civilization The Protagonists Expected The Clash To Be Decisive, But What Ensued Was No Heroic Encounter Instead It Was An Inconclusive Affair, Redeemed For England By Atrocious Weather And Poor Spanish Understanding Of The Coastlines Of Western Scotland And Ireland
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- 432 pages
- England and the Spanish Armada: The Necessary Quarrel
- James McDermott
- 11 November 2018 James McDermott