The Fate of the Griffon

#C-4970
MacLean, Harrison John

ISBN/ISSN: 0887600699
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Griffon, Robert Cavalier, Sieur de LaSalle
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 118
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Griffon House, Toronto, Canada (1974), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first US edition was published by Sage Press/Swallow Books, Chicago (1974), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of Robert Cavalier, Sieur de LaSalle’s ship, the “Griffon”, which was the first ship to sail beyond Niagara Falls. The ship disappeared without a trace in 1673 en route from Lake Michigan back to Niagara Falls. The author researched the disappearance and believes he’s now located the wreck near Tobermory, Canada.