Spoils from the Sea

Taylor, James

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Niagara, Johnno Johnstone
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8″
Pages: 240
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Australia – stated) was published by the Australasian Publishing Company, Sydney, Australia (1949), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first UK edition (First Published in England – stated) was published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London (1950), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells about the life and adventures of diver Johnno Johnstone, who is best known for his successful salvage of eight tons of gold in 438 feet of water from the Royal Mail Ship, “Niagara”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.