Sir Humphrey Gilbert's expedition to the West Indies fails (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 4.1: The Literatures and Cultures of Central America and the Caribbean.

Context

Sir Humphrey Gilbert, adventurer and explorer, undertakes an expedition to the West Indies which fails.

Citation:
Editors. "Sir Humphrey Gilbert's expedition to the West Indies fails". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15248, accessed 07 December 2016.]