Treasure Hunt

#C-7510
Sullivan, George

ISBN/ISSN: 0805005692
Library of Congress: 87-8791
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet
Comments: Adolescent; includes a brief bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 150
Editions: The first edition (First Edition – stated) was published by Henry Holt and Company, New York City (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket. A book club edition was also published by Henry Holt (1987), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Florida Classics Library, Port Salerno, Florida (1987).
Description: This adolescent book tells the story of Mel Fisher’s 16 year search for the wreck of the Spanish galleon, “Atocha”, and his successful salvage of 40 tons of gold and silver from the wreck.

Slave Ship – The Story of the Henrietta Marie

#C-7500
Sullivan, George

ISBN/ISSN: 0525651748
Library of Congress: 93-47653
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Henrietta Marie
Comments: Adolescent; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 10.5″
Pages: 80
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Cobblehill Books, New York City (1994), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Florida Classics Library, Port Salerno, Florida (2001).
Description: This adolescent book tells the story of the discovery and excavation of the slave ship, “Henrietta Marie”, which sank in the Gulf of Mexico after delivering a load of slaves to Jamaica.

Chinese Ceramics in Colonial Mexico

#C-4488
Kuwayama, George

ISBN/ISSN: 0875871798
Library of Congress: 97-070221
Category: Artifacts
Keywords: Ceramics
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 9” x 11”
Pages: 88
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (1997), in paperback.
Description:
This book illustrates many of the types of Chinese ceramics that were utilized in Colonial Mexico.  There are 22 pages of pictures of ceramics that were shipped across to Mexico on Manila Galleons.

Shipwrecks of the Delaware Coast – Tales of Pirates, Squalls & Treasure

#C-3405
George, Pam

ISBN/ISSN: 9781596298668
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: De Braak, Faithful Steward, Juno
Comments: Includes a bibliography, illustrated
Size: 9” x 6”
Pages: 126
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by The History Press, Charleston, SC (2010), in paperback.
Description: While the majority of this book is about modern wrecks, lighthouses, and non-treasure wrecks, there are references to the “De Braak” (1798), the “Faithful Steward” (1785), and the “Juno” (1802).

The Gower Coast

#C-2945
Edmunds, George

ISBN/ISSN: 0906570204
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Rhossili Bay Wreck
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8″
Pages: 192
Editions: The first edition was published by Regional Publications, Gwent, UK (1979) in hardback with a dust jacket and paperback. A revised edition (stated) was published by Regional Publications in 1986, in paperback.
Description: This book discusses many shipwrecks on the Gower Coast of England (northwest coast of Wales), but it is the primary source of information on the Rhossili Bay wreck (also known as the Dollar Ship but never specifically identified). The book describes the wreck, the salvage, the coins, and the cannons recovered.