Facebook
Twitter

Aerial View of El Escorial Palace

Aerial View of El Escorial Palace Geography Social Studies World History Tragedies and Triumphs

Image of a photograph depicting an aerial view of El Escorial, also known as Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial.

It was at this palace where King Philip II of Spain planned the expedition of his great Spanish Armada.  His objective was to invade England, bringing the country back under the religious control of the Pope (in Rome).


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

PD

 

To cite this story (For MLA citation guidance see easybib or OWL ):

"Aerial View of El Escorial Palace" AwesomeStories.com. Oct 07, 2013. Oct 18, 2017.
       <https://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Aerial-View-of-El-Escorial-Palace/1>.
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips