Relics, Water and the Kitchen Sink – A Diver’s Guide to Underwater Archaeology

#C-6730
Rowe, Alan R.

ISBN/ISSN: 09611639911
Library of Congress: 79-66955
Category: Artifacts
Keywords: Artifacts
Comments: Includes a short bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 8.25″
Pages: 56
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Sea Sports Publications, Norwalk, Connecticut (1979), in paperback.
Description: This book is for the amateur underwater archaeologist or treasure diver. It tells how and where divers can find underwater artifacts, how to build equipment for salvaging shipwrecks, how to prepare artifacts in the field, and how to treat and clean artifacts at home.

Treasure Wrecks Around the Globe 900-1900 AD

#C-6540
Riebe, Alan R.

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Cannons, Anchors
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75″ x 11.25″
Pages: 307
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the author, Outer Banks, North Carolina (no date), in paperback.
Description: This book is a chronological listing of treasure wrecks from 900 BC to 1900. It also includes chapters on: navigation; weights and measures; anchors; cannons; and coin types of all nations. The book is indexed both by year of wreck and name of wreck…an excellent reference.

Chronicles of Shipwrecks and Sunken Treasure 900-1900

#C-6538
Riebe, Alan R.

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Cannons, Anchors
Comments: Includes geographical, chronological and nationality indices; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11.5″
Pages: 750
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Seven Seas Publishing, Beaufort, North Carolina (2002), in paperback.  Very few copies of this book were actually published as the publisher switched the media to a CD format.
Description: This massive book, a major update to the author’s previous work, “Treasure Wrecks Around the Globe 900-1900AD” (#C-6540), chronicles shipping losses from medieval times to the beginning of the 20th century, including all major Portuguese, Spanish, English, French, Dutch, and American shipwrecks. Each wreck and its cargo/treasure is described in several paragraphs. It also includes a chapter on both cannons and anchors.