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drake

1. male duck.
2. loliumtemulentum.
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The historic Sir Francis Drake Hotel is located in the heart of the city's world-renowned shopping and entertainment district and is central to San Francisco's primary business demand drivers, including the Financial District and the Moscone Convention Centre.
Benson, Sir Francis Drake (London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1927), 59, 61.
The Sir Francis Drake Hotel is located at the center of Union Square, San Francisco's most popular retail and visitor attraction.
Sir Francis Drake boasts an excellent pedigree and is worth watching as he makes his first public appearance in the gottohavediamonds.
In this Tomb Raider-inspired adventure you play as descendant of Sir Francis Drake.
MANKA'S INVERNESS LODGE: On Argyle Street, just west of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near the town of Inverness.
Coote does not choose between Sir Francis Drake as a rabid anti-papist and state-sponsored terrorist and Drake as an empire-builder and hero as other biographers of Drake have done.
Two months after he completed his nine-month voyage he was dubbed by the Queen at Greenwich using the sword that Queen Elizabeth I had given Sir Francis Drake.
The 5 1/2-mile-long San Geronimo Valley, over White Hill west of Fairfax in Marin County, sees many visitors briefly as they whiz through on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard en route to Point Reyes National Seashore.
But a select 100 wills of the celebrated, including Jane Austen, Sir Christopher Wren and Sir Francis Drake, can now be viewed and copied free.
Still they pursue their quarry in the tradition of Sir Francis Drake and Her Majesty's Navy.
The topic of this epic is the final defeat of the "Dragon," Sir Francis Drake, who had caused much disruption to the empire in the Caribbean.