Treasure

#C-8070
Waricha, Jean

ISBN/ISSN: 0440845920
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, 1622 Fleet
Comments: Juvenile; illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 7.5″
Pages: 55
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Trumpet Club, New York City (1991), in paperback as part of the Explorer Books series.
Description: This juvenile book includes chapters about pirates, salvage technology, the “Atocha” treasure wreck, the “Titanic”, mythical treasures, and war treasures.

Come Hell and High Water

#C-4063
Hood, Jean

ISBN/ISSN: 1580801439
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Dodington
Comments: Includes a bibliography at the end of each chapter; illustrated
Size: 6.25” x 9.5”
Pages: 400
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain- stated) was published by Conway Books, UK (2006), in hardback with a dust jacket.  A US edition (First Published in the US – stated) was published in 2006 by Burford Books, Short Hills, New Jersey, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is a compilation of 17 stories of wrecks, terror, and triumph on the high seas.  Of interest to the treasure hunter is one chapter about the “Dodington,” an East Indiaman that sank off South Africa in 1755 with 653 ounces of gold and 35,000 ounces of silver.  Other wrecks discussed include the “HMS Valiant”, “HMS Queen Elizabeth”, “USS Squalus”, “Kursk”, “Titanic”, “Meduse”, and the “Sirio”.