Another Armada against England gathers in Spain but fails

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Historical Context Note

A final attempt at sending an Armada to invade England is made. A fleet collects in Spain, but it is scattered by storms and returns to port without ever making it anywhere near its target.
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Editors. "Another Armada against England gathers in Spain but fails". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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