Oceans Odyssey – Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel, Straits of Gibraltar & Atlantic Ocean

#C-7405
Stemm, Greg & Sean Kingsley, editors

ISBN/ISSN: 9781842174159
Library of Congress: 2009050937
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Republic, Blue China wreck, Sussex, Victory
Comments: Includes a bibliography after each chapter; illustrated with many artifacts
Size: 8.75” x 11.25”
Pages: 288
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Oxbow Books, Oxford, UK (2010), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book comprises 10 scholarly articles by a variety of authors and includes the “SS Republic” (sank in 1865 off the state of Georgia), the Blue China wreck (sank in the mid-1800’s off Jacksonville, Florida), the “HMS Sussex” (sank in 1694 in the Straits of Gibraltar), and the “HMS Victory” (sank in 1744 in the English Channel).  The book is illustrated with a large number of color plates including artifacts and in situ remains.