Carpet of Silver – The Wreck of the Zuytdorp

Playford, Phillip

ISBN/ISSN: 1875560734
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Zuytdorp
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7″ x 9.75″
Pages: 260
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, Australia (1996), both in hardback with a dust jacket and paperback. The paperback edition was reprinted in 1998 by the University of Western Australia Press.
Description: This book is the story of a Dutch ship that sank off Western Australia in 1712 en route from Holland to Jakarta with 250,000 guilders of treasure. The book is a good mix of treasure hunting and archaeology.