The Manila-Acapulco Galleons: The Treasure Ships of the Pacific

#C-3151
Fish, Shirley

ISBN/ISSN: 9781456775421
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Manila galleons
Comments: Includes a bibliography; includes an annotated list of the transpacific galleons from 1565-
1815; illustrated
Size: 6” x 9”
Pages: 540
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the AuthorHouse UK Ltd,  Central Milton Keynes, England (2011), in paperback.
Description: This book describes the history, routes and operations of the Manila to Acapulco  Spanish galleons plying the Pacific annually.  It also tells how many of the ships sank or were  shipwrecked.   Topics covered include the management of the galleons, construction, manning,  weaponry, navigation, daily life aboard ship, provisions, cargoes and voyages. The book contains an  annotated list of the galleons sailing between the Philippines and Mexico from 1565 to 1815.

Treasure Diving with Captain Dom

#C-1072
Addario, Yvonne

ISBN/ISSN: 9781425990435
Library of Congress: 2007901584
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: San Miguel de Archangel
Comments: Juvenile; includes a glossary; illustrated
Size: 8.5” x 8.5”
Pages: 50
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published simultaneously by AuthorHouse, Bloomington, Indiana and  AuthorHouse UK Ltd., Milton Keynes, UK (2007), in paperback.  A second edition (not stated but with “Special Archival Section” on the cover) was published by Adventure In Discovery Publishing, Jupiter, Florida (2007), in paperback and includes an archival section and a treasure coupon.
Description: This juvenile book tells the story of Captain Dominic Addario and his salvage of what is believed to be the Spanish messenger ship, “San Miguel de Archangel,” wrecked in 1660 off the coast of Jupiter, Florida.  Many artifacts are pictured and a chapter is devoted to the tools treasure hunters use.