Riches from Wrecks – The Recovery of Sunken Cargoes

Hinds, Fergus

ISBN/ISSN: 0851746233
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Empire Manor, Glenartney, Edinburgh, Awa Maru, Michael Hatcher, John Barry, Geldermalsen
Comments: Includes 7 maps; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 12″
Pages: 134
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland (1995), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book is about salvaging non-ferrous metals, both precious and non-precious. It includes salvage of the “Empire Manor”, the “Glenartney”, and the “HMS Edinburgh”. It also includes some information about the “Awa Maru”, the “USS John Barry” and working with Michael Hatcher on the “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo) in the Far East.

Wreck Hunter – The Quest for Lost Shipwrecks

Dwyer, Terry

ISBN/ISSN: 1895900670
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Tilbury, Triton, Empire Manor, Sussex, Auguste, Leonidas
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6” x 9”
Pages: 208
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia (2004), in paperback.
Description: This book describes the author’s exploits underwater, including the salvage of both modern and historic wrecks.  Many wrecks in the Nova Scotia area and their treasures are described, including the “HMS Tilbury”, “Le Triton”, the “Empire Manor”, “L’Auguste”, and the “HMS Leonidas”.  The book also describes the search for the “HMS Sussex” off Gibraltar.

Wealth from the Sea

Crothall, Allan C.

ISBN/ISSN: 0952274701
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Empire Manor, Egypt, SORIMA, Risdon Beazley
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 136
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Starr Line, Kent, UK (1993), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the history of two well-respected salvage companies, SORIMA and Risdon Beazley. It includes many salvage stories, as well as the recovery of gold from the “Egypt” and the “SS Empire Manor”.