Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1554 Fleet
Size: 5.75″ x 8.25″
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Naylor Company, San Antonio, Texas (1942), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing (stated) was published by Naylor in 1946, in hardback with a dust jacket. The book was reprinted by Naylor in 1972, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This is a book of treasure tales along the Texas coast. Many of the stories concern buried treasures, but there are many references to the 1554 Fleet throughout the book.
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Comments: Juvenile; includes a glossary; illustrated
Size: 8″ x 10.25″
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Ticktock Media Ltd, UK (2003), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued). The first US edition (not stated) was published by Gareth Stevens Publishing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (2004), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This juvenile book on “sunken treasure” is really an overview of Greek archaeology, including Mt. Olympus, the Parthenon, Crete and several stages of an underwater archaeology project. It is very nicely illustrated and presented as a behind-the-scenes museum visit.