The Hatcher Porcelain Cargoes – The Complete Record

#C-7050
Sheaf, Colin and Richard Kilburn

ISBN/ISSN: 0714880469
Category: Ceramics
Keywords: Geldermalsen, Michael Hatcher, Hatcher Junk, Ceramics
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75″ x 11.25″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Phaidon-Christie’s Limited, Oxford, UK (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of two shipwrecks containing Chinese porcelain cargoes…the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo) and a wreck known as the “Hatcher Junk”. The book includes many photos of the bullion and porcelain recovered from the wrecks, and a detailed commentary.

The Spanish Armada

#C-5080
Martin, Colin and Geoffrey Parker

ISBN/ISSN: 0393026078
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10″
Pages: 296
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Hamish Hamilton, London (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket. Guild Publishing, London, also published a hardback edition with a dust jacket in 1988. Penguin Books, London, published a paperback edition in 1989. A revised edition (stated) was published by the Manchester University Press, England (1999), in paperback. The first US edition (First American Edition – stated) was published by W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York City (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book retells the story of the Spanish Armada, based on newly uncovered documents and recent underwater archaeological finds. One of the authors is an eminent underwater archaeologist who salvaged three of the Armada wrecks and the other is a recognized professor of history. Many artifacts are pictured and discussed. Additionally, there is a chapter on Armada artillery.

Full Fathom Five – Wrecks of the Spanish Armada

#C-5060
Martin, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 0701120711
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Gran Griffon, La Trinidad Valencera
Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography and Spanish Armada fleet list; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 8.75″
Pages: 288
Editions: This book was published in 1975 by Chatto & Windus Ltd., London; Clarke, Irwin & Co. Ltd., Toronto, Canada; and the Viking Press, New York City…all in hardback with a dust jacket. It’s hard to say which is the real first edition since none of the books are so marked. A book club edition was published by Purnell Book Services Ltd., UK (1975), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book records the author’s search for, and excavation of, three Spanish Armada shipwrecks off Ireland…”Santa Maria de la Rosa”, “El Gran Griffon”, “La Trinidad Valencera”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Discovering Armada Britain

#C-3010
Elliott, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 0715389599
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Florencia, Gran Griffon, Girona, La Trinidad Valencera, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Spanish Armada
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.75″
Pages: 176
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by David & Charles, Newton Abbot, UK and David & Charles, North Pomfret, Vermont (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of the author’s journey to the important sites of the Spanish Armada, including England, Scotland and Ireland. It also tells the history of many of the Armada ships’ demise, where they sank, and recounts some of the subsequent salvage efforts. Included are the “Florencia”, “Gran Grifon”, “Girona”, “La Trinidad Valencera”, and “Santa Maria de la Rosa”.

Integrated Marine Investigations on the Historic Shipwreck La Surveillante

#C-1622
Breen, Colin, et al

ISBN/ISSN: 1859231535
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Surveillante
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.25” x 11.75”
Pages: 141
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the University of Ulster, Ireland (2001), in paperback.
Description:
This book describes the history of the French frigate, “La Surveillante”, it’s loss on the Irish coast in 1797 after the failed French invasion of Ireland.  Also, the excavation of the ship in  the late 1990s is described along with the artifact recovered.