From Sky to Sea – A Story of Edwin A. Link

#C-7940
van Hoek, Susan and Marion Clayton Link

ISBN/ISSN: 0941332276
Library of Congress: 94-74733
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Port Royal, 1733 Fleet, Art McKee, Santa Maria, Looe, Mendel Peterson, Edwin Link
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 320
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Best Publishing Company, Flagstaff, Arizona (1993), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is a biography of Edwin A. Link, inventor of the Link flight trainer and deep diving submersibles. The book includes a chapter about Link’s adventures with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson seeking shipwrecks in the Caribbean, including the 1733 Fleet, Columbus’s ship the “Santa Maria”, and the “HMS Looe”. Another chapter describes the Links adventures exploring Port Royal, Jamaica.

Sea Fever

#C-5260
Marx, Robert F.

Library of Congress: 72-186040
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Mel Fisher, Art McKee, Tom Gurr, Kip Wagner, Teddy Tucker, Edwin Link, Atocha, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 250
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Doubleday & Company, Garden City, New York (1972), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of 16 famous underwater archaeologists, scientists, and treasure hunters. Included amongst the treasure hunters are: Art McKee, Tom Gurr, Kip Wagner, Mel Fisher, Teddy Tucker and Edwin Link. The underwater archaeologists include Peter Throckmorton, George Bass and Pablo Bush Romero.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Exploring the Ocean World – A History of Oceanography

#C-4190
Idyll, C.P. -editor

ISBN/ISSN: 017136001X
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Teddy Tucker, San Pedro, Port Royal, Edwin Link, Robert Marx
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11.25″
Pages: 280
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., New York City (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. Crowell also published a deluxe leather-bound first edition, and a half-leather first edition in a slipcase. A revised edition (stated) was published by Crowell in 1972, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book covers a wide variety of topics in oceanography, including the science of the sea, underwater landscape, biology of the sea, physics of the sea, food from the sea, farming the sea, mineral resources and power, man beneath the sea, and underwater archaeology. This latter section (written by Mendel Peterson of the Smithsonian Institution) includes Teddy Tucker’s successful treasure salvage of the “San Pedro” in Bermuda and the excavation at Port Royal, Jamaica by Edwin Link and Robert Marx.

The Way It Was – Sex, Surgery, Treasure and Travel 1907-1987

#C-2460
Crile, George Jr.

ISBN/ISSN: 0873384652
Library of Congress: 92-2971
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Looe, Art McKee, Edwin Link, Mendel Peterson
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 418
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Kent State University Press, Kent, Ohio (1992), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of George “Barney” Crile (the author’s father), a founder of the Cleveland Clinic, prolific author and treasure hunter. One chapter in the book tells the story of a treasure hunt for the “HMS Looe” with Art McKee, Edwin Link and Mendel Peterson in the Florida Keys. This adventure is covered in much more detail in the Barney Crile’s book, “Treasure Diving Holidays” (#C-2480).