Undiscovered

#C-8350
Wilson, Ian

ISBN/ISSN: 068807278X
Library of Congress: 86-73044
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Royal Charter, White Ship, Revenge, Golden Hind, Bonhomme Richard, Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria, Columbus
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain -stated) was published by Michael O’Mara Books Ltd., London (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first US edition (stated) was published by Beech Tree Books/William Morrow and Company, Inc. (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket. The book was reprinted in 1993 by Chancellor Books, London, in hardback with a laminated pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book is divided into 4 sections: Undiscovered Places, Undiscovered Graves, Undiscovered Wrecks and Undiscovered Treasure. The Undiscovered Wrecks section includes Henry I’s “White Ship”, Columbus’s ships, Sir Richard Grenville’s “Revenge”, Sir Francis Drake’s “Golden Hind”, John Paul Jones’s “Bonhomme Richard” and a wreck containing Greek statues. In the Undiscovered Treasure section, there is a chapter about the “Royal Charter”.

Treasures of the Deep

#C-6060
Oleksy, Walter

ISBN/ISSN: 0671422693
Library of Congress: 83-22088
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: William Phips, Concepcion, Pinta, Mary Rose, Tryall, Rapid, Columbus
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 189
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Julian Messner, New York City (1984), in hardback with a pictorial binding (I’ve never seen this book with a dust jacket, but one may exist).
Description: This adolescent book is an overview of many shipwrecks, including William Phips and the “Concepcion”; the “Titanic”; the “Andrea Doria”; Columbus’s ship, the “Pinta”; the “Mary Rose”; and the Australian ships, “Tryall” and “Rapid”.

The Lure of Sunken Treasure – Under the Sea with Marine Archaeologists and Treasure Hunters

#C-5210
Marx, Robert F.

Library of Congress: 73-77777
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Matanceros Wreck, 1715 Fleet, Vasa, Columbus
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10.25″
Pages: 158
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by David McKay Company, New York City (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket. I suspect there were two printings of this book, however the only way to distinguish them is by the price on the dust jacket. The real first printing has a price of $9.95 on the dust jacket; what I suspect is a second printing has a price on the dust jacket of $12.50.
Description: The 8 chapters of this book include the Matanceros Reef wreck off Cancun, Mexico; diving into an Inca well in Mexico; treasure wrecks on the reefs of Bermuda; Port Royal, Jamaica; the 1715 Fleet; the Vasa in Sweden; a bronze-age wreck off Turkey, and the discovery of two of Columbus’s ships in St. Anne’s Bay, Jamaica.

Sea Diver – The Quest for History Under the Sea

#C-4810
Link, Marion

Library of Congress: 59-5333
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Santa Maria, Columbus, Concepcion, William Phips
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 333
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Rinehart & Company, Inc., New York City and Clarke, Irwin & Company, Ltd., Toronto (1958, 1959), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing was published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York City (1961)in hardback with a dust jacket. A reprint edition (Reprint 1964 – stated) was published by The University of Miami Press, Coral Gables, Florida (1964), in hardback with a dust jacket and in paperback.
Description: This book is the story of Ed and Marion Link’s quest for sunken treasure in the Caribbean, as well as historical searches for the “Santa Maria” and Columbus’s original route through the Caribbean.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Sea Diver – The Quest for History Under the Sea

#C-4810
Link, Marion

Library of Congress: 59-5333
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Santa Maria, Columbus, Concepcion, William Phips
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 333
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Rinehart & Company, Inc., New York City and Clarke, Irwin & Company, Ltd., Toronto (1958, 1959), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing was published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York City (1961)in hardback with a dust jacket. A reprint edition (Reprint 1964 – stated) was published by The University of Miami Press, Coral Gables, Florida (1964), in hardback with a dust jacket and in paperback.
Description: This book is the story of Ed and Marion Link’s quest for sunken treasure in the Caribbean, as well as historical searches for the “Santa Maria” and Columbus’s original route through the Caribbean.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

The Search for the Santa Maria

#C-3300
Frye, John

SBN/ISSN: 0396067409
Library of Congress: 72-7919
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Santa Maria, Columbus
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 174
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Dodd, Mead & Company, Inc., New York City (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of Columbus’s first trip to America, the loss of the “Santa Maria” near Cape Haitien, Haiti, and Fred Dickson’s unsuccessful search for the remains.

The Search for the Santa Maria

#C-3300
Frye, John

SBN/ISSN: 0396067409
Library of Congress: 72-7919
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Santa Maria, Columbus
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 174
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Dodd, Mead & Company, Inc., New York City (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of Columbus’s first trip to America, the loss of the “Santa Maria” near Cape Haitien, Haiti, and Fred Dickson’s unsuccessful search for the remains.

Lost on the Ocean Floor – Diving the World’s Ghost Ships

#C-3138
Fine, John Christopher

ISBN/ISSN: 159114275X
Library of Congress: 2004008445
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Mel Fisher, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Teddy Tucker, San Pedro, Harry Cox, Sea Venture, Speaker, Association, Columbus, Santa Maria
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9.25″
Pages: 255
Editions: The first edition (First Printing – stated) was published by the Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland (2005), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book covers a lot of ground, relating many of the author’s exploits in diving on sunken ships and stories of others’ adventures too.  It includes the story of Mel Fisher’s salvage of the “Atocha” off the waters of Key West; Teddy Tucker’s and Harry Cox’s success along the coast of Bermuda, salvaging the “Sea Venture” and the “San Pedro”, to name a few of their recoveries; the salvage of the pirate ship, “Speaker”, off the island of Mauritius; the search for Columbus’ ship, “Santa Maria”; and the salvage of the “HMS Association” in the Scilly Isles of England by Terry Hiron and James Heslin (no mention of Roland Morris, strangely).  Chapters are also allocated to some of the great lost oceanliners, the shipwrecks on Anegada Reef (Tortola), ancient shipwrecks, and modern war wrecks.  Many other shipwreck and salvage operations are briefly mentioned.