Maritime Warfare in the War of the Spanish Succession II

Minorca The Battle of Malaga by Isaac Sailmaker.1704. Shovell’s death was not the only loss to the allies in 1707, for in Spain Galway had been unable to maintain his hold on Madrid, and in April he was heavily defeated by Berwick at the battle of Almanza. Much of the allied position in Spain unravelled, […]

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