TITLE

Drake GOES FOR THE Gold

AUTHOR(S)
Nielsen, Nicky
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the reconnaissance mission of privateer Francis Drake in Nombre De Dios, Panama to acquire gold bars and silver ingots. It says Drake has secretly established contact with the escaped slaves Cimaroons before leaving the town. It is believed that he has hid a large part of the treasure that he did not want to share with Queen Elizabeth I and the shareholders in his expedition.
ACCESSION #
23655863

 

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