Discovering Armada Britain

#C-3010
Elliott, Colin

ISBN/ISSN: 0715389599
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Florencia, Gran Griffon, Girona, La Trinidad Valencera, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Spanish Armada
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.75″
Pages: 176
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by David & Charles, Newton Abbot, UK and David & Charles, North Pomfret, Vermont (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of the author’s journey to the important sites of the Spanish Armada, including England, Scotland and Ireland. It also tells the history of many of the Armada ships’ demise, where they sank, and recounts some of the subsequent salvage efforts. Included are the “Florencia”, “Gran Grifon”, “Girona”, “La Trinidad Valencera”, and “Santa Maria de la Rosa”.

The Greatest Treasure-Hunting Stories Ever Told

#C-3008
Elliott, Charles -editor

ISBN/ISSN: 1585746835
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion, Phips, Laurentic
Comments: Anthology
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 292
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Lyons Press, Guildford, Connecticut (2003), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This anthology includes 21 land and sea treasure stories…of both fact and fiction.  There are two true sunken treasure stories: the story of the Laurentic (excerpted from Pierre de Latil’s book, “Sunken Treasure” – #C-4690) and the story of William Phips and the “Concepcion” (excerpted from Cotton Mather’s book, “The Life of Sir William Phips” – #C-5460).