Keywords: Machault, Artifacts
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 9.5″
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Parks Canada, Ottawa (1986), in paperback in both an English language edition and a French language edition (L’Héritage du Machault. Une Collection d’Artefacts du XVIIIe Siècle).
Description: This well-illustrated book describes the multitude of artifacts recovered by Parks Canada from the frigate, “Machault”, which sank in 1760 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The book has more pictures than text, making it an excellent reference.
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Girona, Spanish Armada, 1715 Fleet, Kip Wagner, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Mel Fisher, Geldermalsen, Edinburgh
Size: 8.75″ x 9.25″
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Salamander Books, Ltd., London (1990) in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket). A US edition was published by Crescent Books, New York City (1990), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This well-illustrated high-level overview book includes a multitude of mostly land treasures, as well as related topics. However, there is a short sunken treasure section, which includes the Giglio wreck (a 600 BC Etruscan wreck), the “Girona” Spanish Armada wreck, the 1715 Fleet, the “Atocha”, the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo), and the “HMS Edinburgh”.