Mysterious Sunken Treasures

#C-5550
McConnell, Lorraine

ISBN/ISSN: 0895470829
Library of Congress: 79-16807
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet
Comments: Juvenile; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 48
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Contemporary Perspectives, Inc., New York City (1979), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued). A paperback edition was published by Modern Curriculum Press, Cleveland, Ohio (1981).
Description: This juvenile book tells the story of the wreck of the Spanish galleon, “Atocha” in 1622, the search for it, and the subsequent salvage by Mel Fisher.

Mysterious Sunken Treasures

#C-5550
McConnell, Lorraine

ISBN/ISSN: 0895470829
Library of Congress: 79-16807
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet
Comments: Juvenile; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 48
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Contemporary Perspectives, Inc., New York City (1979), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued). A paperback edition was published by Modern Curriculum Press, Cleveland, Ohio (1981).
Description: This juvenile book tells the story of the wreck of the Spanish galleon, “Atocha” in 1622, the search for it, and the subsequent salvage by Mel Fisher.

The Treasure Fleets of the Spanish Main

#C-5370
Marx, Robert F.

Library of Congress: 68-26981
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 127
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by The World Publishing Company, Cleveland, and Nelson, Foster and Scott, Limited, Canada, in 1968. Both books are hardbacks with dust jackets. I have seen two varieties of the US edition…one with a pictorial binding and one with brown boards.
Description: This adolescent book overviews the history of the Spanish treasure fleets, including the “flota” system, the voyage outbound from Spain, the New World ports of Cartagena, Callao, Panama City, Nombre de Dios, Acapulco, Vera Cruz and Havana, and the trip back to Spain.