Dead Men’s Silver

Edwards, Hugh

ISBN/ISSN: 9780732294502
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Zuytdorp, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zeewijk
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6” x 9”
Pages: 408
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Australia – stated) was published by HarperCollinsPublishers, Sydney, Australia (2011), in paperback.
This autobiography primarily recounts the author’s (a newpaper editor) exploits reporting on and salvaging the treasure ships, “Zuytdorp”, “Batavia”, Gilt Dragon (“Vergulde Draeck”), and “Zeewijk” off the coast of Western Australia.  The book also provides the history of these Dutch shipwrecks.  Several other shipwreck adventures are also included.