Download E-books Un movimiento en zigzag/ A Zigzap Movement (Spanish Edition) PDF

By Eliezer Braun

El health professional Braun abre una puerta al mundo fascinante de los angeles materia y el comportamiento de las part?culas microsc?picas, e incluso las macrosc?picas, para explicar c?mo una teor?a del siglo pasado, olvidada durante casi cien a?os, hizo posible los angeles tecnolog?a de los rayos l?ser y el manejo de sustancias convertibles en vapor mediante los aerosoles.

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Download E-books The Great Expedition: Sir Francis Drake on the Spanish Main 1585-86 (Raid 17) PDF

By Angus Konstam, Peter Dennis

In 1585, battle among Spain and Elizabethan England was once all yet inevitable. hence, Queen Elizabeth's spymaster proposed a pre-emptive strike designed to paralyse Spain's economic system via awesome on the Spanish major - the guts of her out of the country empire. The Elizabethan "Sea puppy" Sir Francis Drake used to be chosen to steer this all-important raid. throughout the summer time of 1585 an day trip used to be accrued in Plymouth - a powerful strength of 21 ships and 1,800 squaddies and sailors. while note reached Plymouth that the Queen used to be having moment techniques and can name off the raid, Drake hurriedly positioned to sea, ahead of his day trip should be recalled. After first attacking the Canary Islands, he ultimately made landfall within the Caribbean ahead of Christmas 1585, and he headed instantly for Santo Domingo, the oldest Spanish urban within the New international, and the capital of the island of Hispaniola. Drake used to be quickly grasp of town, which he held to ransom earlier than crusing off in the direction of his new vacation spot - the treasure port of Cartagena. Cartagena was once the place emeralds and gold have been accumulated for cargo to Spain, and so Drake was hoping for wealthy pickings. regardless of being seriously outnumbered, Drake landed his infantrymen, who stormed the town and received a astonishing victory. Cartagena was once plundered, then held to ransom ahead of Drake set sail back, the holds of his ships packed with Spanish treasure. not able to raid the seriously defended urban of Havana he in its place raided the little Spanish colony at the coast of Florida and then he eventually back domestic. Drake's bold raids had ultimately led to the outbreak of the long-expected warfare and it'd be the final motion of its type for a few years as England sought to guard herself opposed to invasion and the Spanish invasion.

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