The Enterprise of England – The Spanish Armada

#C-8167
Whiting, Roger

ISBN/ISSN: 0862994764
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Girona, El Gran Grifon, La Trinidad Valencera
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 248
Editions: The first edition (First Published in the UK – stated) was published by Alan Sutton Publishing, Limited, Gloucester, England (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Alan Sutton in 1995. The first US edition (First Published in the USA – stated) was published by St. Martin’s Press, Inc., New York City (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book presents an objective account of the Spanish Armada, including the background to the fleet and an analysis of what precipitated the Spanish defeat. It also recounts the shipwrecks of the Spanish fleet off Scotland and Ireland following the battle and includes one chapter on the archaeological excavation of the wreck sites.

Our World Underwater

#C-7420
Stephens, William M.

Library of Congress: 62-18424
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Art McKee, Teddy Tucker, 1733 Fleet, Niagara
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 8.5″
Pages: 254
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Lantern Press Publishers, New York City, and George J. McLeod, Limited, Toronto (1962), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells of the history and development of diving, and the exploits of some of the great divers of the 1950-60 era. One chapter is on sunken treasure and includes the story of Art McKee and the 1733 Fleet, Teddy Tucker and his treasure recoveries in Bermuda, and the story of the salvage of bullion from the “Niagara” wreck in New Zealand.

The Sea of Treasure

#C-6610
Rieseberg, Harry E.

Library of Congress: 66-15158
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 217
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Frederick Fell, Inc., New York City, and George J. McLeod, Limited, Toronto (1966), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells more of the author’s adventures in salvaging sunken treasure ships in the Caribbean and along the west coast of South America….with the usual Rieseberg exaggerations.

Fell’s Guide to Sunken Treasure Ships of the World

#C-6580
Rieseberg, Harry E.

Library of Congress: 65-15313
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 221
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Frederick Fell, Inc., New York City, and George J. McLeod, Limited, Toronto (1965), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by The New American Library/Signet, New York City (1969).
Description: This book describes the major treasure wrecks on each continent, devoting a few pages to each.  It also lists all the known treasure wrecks on each continent in tabular form.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Fell’s Complete Guide to Buried Treasure, Land & Sea

#C-6570
Rieseberg, Harry E.

ISBN/ISSN: 81190184X
Library of Congress: 67-20435
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 235
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Frederick Fell, Inc., New York City, and George J. McLeod, Limited, Toronto (1970), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: Approximately two-thirds of this book is a geographic listing of sunken treasure ships with brief details of each. It also includes an index by ship and year sunk…in the middle of the book. The remainder of the book pertains to lost mines and buried treasures.

Adventures in Underwater Treasure Hunting

#C-6550
Rieseberg, Harry E.

Library of Congress: 65-15504
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Port Royal, Concepcion, William Phips
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 140
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Frederick Fell, Inc., New York City, and George J. McLeod, Limited, Toronto (1965), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This adolescent book is the story of the author’s somewhat exaggerated underwater treasure hunting exploits, including Port Royal, Jamaica, and the story of William Phips’ salvage of the “Concepcion”.

Adventures in Underwater Treasure Hunting

#C-6550
Rieseberg, Harry E.

Library of Congress: 65-15504
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Port Royal, Concepcion, William Phips
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 140
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by Frederick Fell, Inc., New York City, and George J. McLeod, Limited, Toronto (1965), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This adolescent book is the story of the author’s somewhat exaggerated underwater treasure hunting exploits, including Port Royal, Jamaica, and the story of William Phips’ salvage of the “Concepcion”.

The Treasure Fleets of the Spanish Main

#C-5370
Marx, Robert F.

Library of Congress: 68-26981
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 127
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by The World Publishing Company, Cleveland, and Nelson, Foster and Scott, Limited, Canada, in 1968. Both books are hardbacks with dust jackets. I have seen two varieties of the US edition…one with a pictorial binding and one with brown boards.
Description: This adolescent book overviews the history of the Spanish treasure fleets, including the “flota” system, the voyage outbound from Spain, the New World ports of Cartagena, Callao, Panama City, Nombre de Dios, Acapulco, Vera Cruz and Havana, and the trip back to Spain.

They Dared the Deep – A History of Diving

#C-5360
Marx, Robert F.

Library of Congress: 67-13830
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.5″ x 9.5″
Pages: 160
Editions: The first edition was published simultaneously by The World Publishing Company, Cleveland, and Nelson, Foster and Scott, Limited, Canada (1967) in hardback with a dust jacket. A UK edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Pelham Books Ltd., London (1968), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book includes chapters on historical diving, submersibles, helmet diving and scuba, military operations, treasure and sport diving, and underwater archaeology.

Adventure and Adventurers

#C-1023
No author stated

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: William Phips, Concepcion
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 7.25″
Pages: 288
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by W. & R. Chambers, Limited, London & Edinburgh (no date; circa 1910), in hardback with pictorial boards.
Description: This book includes many stories of adventure, including a chapter about William Phips and his successful salvage of the Spanish galleon, “Concepcion”.