The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh (Version 2)

Margaret Duncan KELLY (1880 - )

The story of Sir Walter Raleigh from his boyhood days to his exploits in Ireland and his unexpected entry into the court of Queen Elizabeth. We travel with him as he pursues the ships of the Spanish Armada and makes voyages to the New World in search of gold and lands to settle. We learn how he introduced potatoes and tobacco to England and Ireland. We hear how he is relegated to the Tower of London where he spends the last years of his life. The Story of Sir Walter Raleigh is a wonderful adventure. (Summary by johnb2)

Genre(s): Children's Non-fiction, Biography & Autobiography

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Dedication and Chapter 1: The Devon Sailors and Their Strange Stories Aaron M. Lebowitz
Play 02 Chapter 2: Raleigh's First Adventures Aaron M. Lebowitz
Play 03 Chapter 3: Raleigh and the Queen John
Play 04 Chapter 4: The Spanish Armada John
Play 05 Chapter 5: Raleigh's Ships John
Play 06 Chapter 6: Westward Ho! John
Play 07 Chapter 7: A Fight by Sea and Land John
Play 08 Chapter 8: Raleigh and his Enemies John
Play 09 Chapter 9: In the Tower John
Play 10 Chapter 10: Raleigh's Last Voyage John
Play 11 Chapter 11: Raleigh's Death John