America’s Lost Treasure

Thompson, Tommy

ISBN/ISSN: 0871137321
Library of Congress: 98-38902
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Central America
Comments: Lavishly illustrated
Size: 10.75″ x 10.75″
Pages: 191
Editions: The first edition (stated) published by The Atlantic Monthly Press/Roundtable Press, New York City (1998), in hardback with a dust jacket.  A UK edition was published by Avalon Travel Publications (2000), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This beautiful coffee table book illustrates the magnificent gold coins, bullion and artifacts recovered from the gold rush steamer, “SS Central America”, which sank in 1857 off the coast of North Carolina. This book appears to be a companion to “Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea” (#C-4400).  One of the “Top 75 Books”.