Ships from the Depths – Deepwater Archaeology

#C-7300
Soreide, Fredrik

ISBN: 9781603442183
Library of Congress: 2010020841
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75” x 11.25”
Pages: 182
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas (2011), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This scholarly book discusses the history of deepwater archaeology; the tools; the    location, excavation and documentation of deepwater sites; the preservation conditions in deep   water; and the laws and ethics of excavating deepwater sites.

Ships’ Fastenings – From Sewn Boat to Steamship

#C-5537
McCarthy, Michael

ISBN/ISSN: 1585444510
Library of Congress: 2005002898
Category: Reference
Keywords: Nails, spikes, rivets, fasteners, sheathing, pegs
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.25” x 10.25”
Pages: 229
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Texas A&M University Press, College Station,   Texas (2005) in hardback without a dust jacket.
Description: This book is an excellent reference on the fasteners used to hold ships together,   including nails, spikes, pegs, rivets and sheathing.

The Pepper Wreck – A Portuguese Indiaman at the Mouth of the Tagus River

#C-2641
de Castro, Filipe Vieira

ISBN/ISSN: 1585443905
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Nossa Senhora dos Martires, ceramics
Comments: Includes a bibliography and artifact list; illustrated
Size: 6.5” x 9.5”
Pages: 287
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas (2005), in hardback (with a dust jacket).
Description:
This scholarly book describes the sinking and excavation of the Portuguese Indiaman, “Nossa Senhora dos Martires”, which sank in 1606 with a load of peppercorns and porcelain.  The author also discusses the India Route, the development of the nau (the type of ship), and the nautical history of Iberia.

The Gondola Philadelphia & the Battle of Lake Champlain

#C-1604
Bratten, John R.

ISBN/ISSN: 1585441473
Library of Congress: 2001005630
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Philadelphia
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 235
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas (2002), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes the history, finding, excavation and raising of the American Revolutionary War ship, “Philadelphia” from Lake Champlain, New York, in 1935. Many artifacts are pictured.