Category: Sunken Treasure
Size: 5.75″ x 8.75″
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the Australasian Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd., Sydney (1942), in hardback with a dust jacket. The book was reprinted by Australasian in hardback with a dust jacket numerous times between 1942 and 1949, with printings stated. The first UK edition (First Published – stated) was published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., London (1943), in hardback with a dust jacket. Harrap reprinted the book in 1947 (Reprinted – stated) in hardback with a dust jacket. Clarke Irwin & Company Limited, Toronto, also reprinted the book in 1947, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes the 1940-41 salvage of the gold bullion from the “RMS Niagara”, which sank in 438 feet of water off the coast of New Zealand after hitting a mine in WW II. One of the “Top 75 Books”.