Buried Treasure – Finders, Keepers, and the Law

Kuhne III, Cecil C.

ISBN/ISSN: 9781627221351
Library of Congress: 2013024146
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: SS Central America, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Mercedes, San Jose
Comments: Legal cases
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the American Bar Association, Washington    DC (2013), in paperback.
Description: This book is a collection of summarized legal opinions.  It includes the suit by the    insurance companies vs. Columbus-America Discovery Group (“SS Central America”), the US    Government & Florida vs. Treasure Salvors, Inc. (“Atocha”), Spain vs. Odyssey Marine Exploration    (“Mercedes”), and in the Appedix of the book Sea Search Armada vs. Columbia (“San Jose”).  It also  includes a collection of land treasure/property lawsuits as well.

The Final Voyage of the Central America 1857

Klare, Normand E.

ISBN/ISSN: 0870622102
Library of Congress: 91-71134
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Central America
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 278
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Arthur H. Clark Company, Spokane, Washington (1992), in hardback with a dust jacket. 
A second printing was published by Klare Taylor Publishers in 2007 in hardback (ISBN: 097644030X).
Description: This book tells the story of the sinking of the gold rush steamer, “SS Central America”, off the coast of North Carolina in 1857…and the treasure recovery by the Columbus-America Discovery Group in the late 1980’s. This is the first book about the salvage of the “SS Central America”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.