Magellan Strait

Magellan Strait

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Caption: The map shows the fortification guarding the Magelllan strait, that was set up by the Spanish after raids by Sir Francis Drake. Image taken from Theil VI. Sechste Theil, Kurtze, warhafftige Relation und Beschreibung der wunderbarsten vier Schiffarten, so jemals verricht worden. Als nemlich F. Magellani , mit S. de Cano. F. Draconis T. Candisch O. von Noort So alle vier umb den gantzen Erdtkreiss gesegelt. Auss unterschiedenen authoribus zusamen getragen, und mit 5 Landt-Charten, 9 Figuren und Erklerungen geziert durch L. H. Originally published in Noribergae, 1603.

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Keywords: carte, cartographic, cartography, channel, elizabethan era 1558-1603, historical, history, kurtze, magellan strait, magellanic strait, map, maps, spanish, strait, strait of magellan, straits of magellan, theil vi sechste theil, tudor period, warhafftige relat, water features

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