The Naval Miscellany, Volume II: Voyage of the Barbara to Brazil, Anno 1540

Vol 40 (1910), R.G. Marsden

This contains documents that date from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century. The three for the sixteenth century include English piracy against the Spaniards, a Scottish document about a ship getting under way and the taking of the Madre de Dios in 1592. Two documents from the seventeenth century are a description by Rear Admiral… Read Abstract »