Marine Salvage

Gores, Joseph N.

Library of Congress: 70-139025
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Egypt, Niagara, Laurentic, 1715 Fleet, Orinoco
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.5″ x 9.5″
Pages: 525
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York (1971), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing was also published in 1971 (this can be identified by the absence of the words “first edition”). The book was published in the UK by David & Charles, Newton Abbot (1972), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This extensive book covers the salvage activities of at least 100 shipwrecks. Some of the treasure wrecks include the “Egypt”, “Niagara”, “Laurentic”, 1715 Fleet, and the “Orinoco”. Many other salvage and underwater archaeological topics are also included. An excellent reference.