Finders Losers – The Lucayan Treasure Find

Slack, Jack

Library of Congress: 67-13484
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Lucayan Beach Wreck
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 184
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York City (1967), in hardback with a dust jacket. A British book club edition was published by The Adventurers Club, London (1968) in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is the true story of the author’s finding, and salvage, of a Spanish treasure wreck off Lucaya in 1964…and the loss of the treasure through bad business deals.  Jack Haskins, noted salvor and shipwreck scholar, believes this wreck is the “Nuestra Senora de los Remedios”, which sank in 1625 enroute from Mexico to Puerto Rico.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.