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does anyone know any good sites about the spanish armada that explains it simply. i need to write an essay about why it failed and the reasons.
thankyou for your help!

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  1. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Try the following:

    1. (Wikipedia): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_Armada

    2. (a good one!): http://www.elizabethi.org/us/armada/

    3. http://www.britishbattles.com/spanish-war/spanish-armada.htm

    4. (Catholic encyclopedia): http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01727c.htm

    5. (good background): http://www.rain.org/~karpeles/armadadis.html

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  2. Both of these sites have good descriptions of the reasons why the Armada lost. In the second site scan down to "The Conflict"

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_Armada

    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01727c.htm

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