The Mid-Atlantic Treasure Coast

#C-8030
Voynick, Stephen M.

ISBN/ISSN: 0912608161
Library of Congress: 82-18846
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Juno, Hussar, Sindia, Republic, De Braak, Faithful Steward, Merida, 1750 Fleet, La Galga
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9.25″
Pages: 164
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Middle Atlantic Press, Wallingford, Pennsylvania (1984), in paperback. A second printing was published that is identical in every respect to the first edition except that the publisher’s address is in Wilmington, Delaware.
Description: This book is about treasure wrecks in New Jersey, New York, Delaware, and the eastern shore of Maryland and Virginia. Some of the wrecks included are the: “Juno”, “Hussar”, “Sindia”, “Republic”, “HMS De Braak”, “Faithful Steward”, “Merida” and the 1750 fleet. The book also identifies the coin beaches where treasures have washed up, which should be of interest to metal detectorists.

In Search of Gold

#C-8020
Voynick, Stephen M.

ISBN/ISSN: 0873642384
Library of Congress: 81-16900
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 199
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Paladin Press, Boulder, Colorado (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book about finding gold includes treasure hunting, gold panning, beachcombing, rock mining and excavating artifacts. There are five chapters about sunken treasure, including Sea-Going Gold (the history of the treasure fleets), the Early Salvors, Salvage Technology, Modern Treasure Salvage, and On Reefs of Gold (treasure salvage in the Caribbean).

Treasure Under Your Feet

#C-8010
Volker, Roy and Dick Richmond

ISBN/ISSN: 0809282356
Library of Congress: 74-23381
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 126
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Henry Regnery Company, Chicago (1974), in both hardback with a dust jacket and paperback.
Description: While this book is primarily about metal detecting, it includes a chapter about the 1715 wrecks and the authors’ attempts to salvage the Corrigan’s Beach wreck.

Treasure Under Your Feet

#C-8010
Volker, Roy and Dick Richmond

ISBN/ISSN: 0809282356
Library of Congress: 74-23381
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 126
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Henry Regnery Company, Chicago (1974), in both hardback with a dust jacket and paperback.
Description: While this book is primarily about metal detecting, it includes a chapter about the 1715 wrecks and the authors’ attempts to salvage the Corrigan’s Beach wreck.

In the Wake of the Golden Galleons

#C-8000
Volker, Roy and Dick Richmond

Library of Congress: 76-44066
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Maravillas, Mel Fisher, Art Hartman, Robert Marx
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 149
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by OroQuest Press, St. Louis, Missouri (1976), in paperback.
Description: This book tells the story of Roy Volker’s quest for the “Maravillas” treasure in the 1960s. It includes adventures with Mel Fisher, Art Hartman and Bob Marx.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Men Ships and the Sea

#C-7993
Villiers, Alan, et al

Library of Congress: 62-20190
Keywords: Bounty
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 9.75″ x 12″
Pages: 436
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the National Geographic Society, Washington DC (1962), in hardback with a dust jacket. A later edition (New Edition – stated) was published by the National Geographic Society in 1973, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the history of seafaring from ancient times to the present. One chapter describes the excavation of an ancient Greek ship with a cargo of wine and another chapter describes the finding and excavation of the “HMS Bounty”.

The Realms of Gold

#C-7990
Vicker, Ray

ISBN/ISSN: 0684142694
Library of Congress: 75-2364
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Association, Port au Prince
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 244
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York City (1975), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is a history of gold, starting with the Egyptians. One chapter is about sunken treasure, and while briefly mentioning a number of treasure wrecks, it devotes a few pages to both the “HMS Association” and the “Port au Prince” wrecks.

Underwater Africa

#C-7955
Venter, Al J.

ISBN/ISSN: 36001459
Library of Congress: 71-170362
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Meeresteijn, Middelberg, Grosvenor
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 8.5” x 11.25”
Pages: 164
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Purnell & Sons SA (Pty) Ltd., Cape Town, South Africa (1971), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes a variety of diving adventures around Africa, including marine life, sharks, underwater mining and shipwrecks.  One chapter describes three treasure wrecks, the “Meeresteijn”, the “Middelberg” (carrying porcelain), and the “Grosvenor”, while another chapter recounts the excavation of a Roman galley off the Tunisian coast.

Treasure Wreck – The Fortunes and Fate of the Pirate Ship Whydah

#C-7950
Vanderbilt II, Arthur T.

ISBN/ISSN: 0395399750
Library of Congress: 86-212
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Whydah
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 164
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston (1986), in hardback with a dust jacket.   The book was subsequently reprinted in paperback as Provincetown Classics in History, Literature and Arts #5 (no publisher or date stated).  A Revised and Updated 2nd Edition was published by Schiffer Publishing in paperback in 2007.
Description: This book tells the story of Barry Clifford’s search for, and salvage, of “Black” Sam Bellamy’s pirate ship, “Whydah”. The “Whydah” sank off Cape Cod in 1717.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

From Sky to Sea – A Story of Edwin A. Link

#C-7940
van Hoek, Susan and Marion Clayton Link

ISBN/ISSN: 0941332276
Library of Congress: 94-74733
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Port Royal, 1733 Fleet, Art McKee, Santa Maria, Looe, Mendel Peterson, Edwin Link
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 320
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Best Publishing Company, Flagstaff, Arizona (1993), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is a biography of Edwin A. Link, inventor of the Link flight trainer and deep diving submersibles. The book includes a chapter about Link’s adventures with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson seeking shipwrecks in the Caribbean, including the 1733 Fleet, Columbus’s ship the “Santa Maria”, and the “HMS Looe”. Another chapter describes the Links adventures exploring Port Royal, Jamaica.