Sailors- Elizabeth unit (2)

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  • Sailors
    • why were sailors  encouraged
      • the European  cloth trade had collapsed
        • so merchants had to look to travel further in order to make a good income
      • due to explorers and   discoveries people began to become interested in travel
      • Spain and Portugal lead most voyages and because of this their wealth and empire (power) grew
        • England had to compete
    • Achievements
      • Trade
      • Power
      • Wealth
      • The Navy
    • saliors
      • Sir Walter Raleigh
        • English sailor- 1595
        • sailed for south america
          • only reached Guiana and returned with no goods
      • Francis Drake
      • John Hawkins
        • English sailor- 1562-68
        • sailed to Africa, west Indies  American
        • on 3rd voyage was captured by Spanish and lost 200 men
    • threats to England
      • no.1: France
      • no.2: Spain
      • no.3: Scotland
        • no.4: Ireland
  • English sailor - 1577-80
    • Francis Drake
    • Was th first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe
  • no.5: Netherlands
    • threats to England
      • no.1: France
      • no.2: Spain
      • no.3: Scotland
        • no.4: Ireland

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