Editors. "Spanish Armada sets off for England". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15523, accessed 02 December 2016.]
Spanish Armada sets off for England (37 words)
Historical Context Note
A Spanish Armada leaves Ferrol in Galicia to sail for England, but is scattered by storms. Nonetheless, the news causes alarm in London, where citizens remember all the well the threat posed by the previous Armada of 1588.15523 Spanish Armada sets off for England 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.