Library of Congress: 99-30446
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: La Capitana, 1654 Fleet, Maravillas
Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, NY (1999), in hardback with a dust jacket. A UK edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Sutton Publishing Ltd., London (1999) in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by ibooks, Inc., New York City (2002).
Description: Extensively researched story of the shipwreck and many subsequent salvage efforts of both “La Capitana” (which sank off Ecuador in 1654) and the “Maravillas” (which sank on Little Bahama Bank in 1656). The book includes both ancient and modern salvage efforts. One of the “Top 75 Books”.