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Westward Ho! or, the Voyages and Adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough

Westward Ho! or, the Voyages and Adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough

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1992
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0684194449
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9780684194448
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From the coral reefs of the Barbados to the great sea battle with the Spanish Armada, this vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of Elizabethan adventurers who sailed with Sir Francis Drake.

Charles Kingsley wrote not only novels of action and romance, but stories for children (Wat
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Charles Kingsley was an English clergyman, university professor, historian, and novelist, particularly associated with the West Country and north-east Hampshire.

He was educated at Helston Grammar School before studying at King's College London, and the University of Cambridge. Charles entered Magdalene College, Cambridge in 1838, and graduated in 1842. He chose to pursue a ministry in the church. From 1844, he was rector of Eversley in Hampshire, and in 1860, he was appointed Regius
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