Drake's world voyage

Drake's world voyage

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Caption: Map of Drake's circumnavigation of the globe. The Golden Hind is depicted in the bottom centre between the globes. Image taken from Vera totius expeditionis nauticae Descriptio D. Franc. Draciqui ex Anglia Solvens 13. Decembris Anno 1577, terrarum orbis AmbitumCircumnavigans in angliam rediit 27 Septembris 1580. Originally published in Amsterdam, 1590 Illustrated by Jodocus Hondius.

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