Legacy of the Machault – A Collection of 18th-Century Artifacts

#C-7497
Sullivan, Catherine

ISBN/ISSN: 0660120674
Category: Artifacts
Keywords: Machault, Artifacts
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 107
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.

Hunting for Treasure

#C-1960
Charley, Catherine

ISBN/ISSN: 0517033984
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Girona, Spanish Armada, 1715 Fleet, Kip Wagner, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Mel Fisher, Geldermalsen, Edinburgh
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 8.75″ x 9.25″
Pages: 62
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”.