Marine Archaeology

#C-7600
Taylor, Joan du Plat -editor

ISBN/ISSN: 1121563511
Library of Congress: 65-20609
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10″
Pages: 208
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., London (1965), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first US edition (First Published in the United States of America – stated) was published by Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York City (1966), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes underwater archaeological recoveries in the Mediterranean Sea between 1905 and 1965. One of the early works in the field of underwater archaeology, it encompasses the history of Mediterranean trade, underwater surveys and eight wreck excavations.

History Under the Sea

#C-5630
McKee, Alexander

ISBN/ISSN: 090864107
Library of Congress: 69-20307
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Matanceros Wreck, Royal George, Vasa, Mary Rose, 1715 fleet
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10″
Pages: 342
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., London (1968), in hardback with a dust jacket. A US edition (First Published in the USA – stated) was published by E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., New York (1969) in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is an overview of the world’s more significant underwater archaeological excavations and treasure recoveries. Includes “El Matanzero”, the “HMS Royal George”, “Vasa”, the “Mary Rose”, and the 1715 Fleet. Many other wrecks are briefly mentioned.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.