Finding the Fleet – including “Gold on the Florida Coast”

#C-8157
Westrick, Robert F.

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated; limited to 200 copies
Size: 8.5” x 11”
Pages: 193
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the author, New Iberia, Louisiana (2015), in paperback.
Description: This bookThis book, published on the 300th anniversary of the sinking of the 1715 Fleet, is the story of the 1715 Fleet prior to 1965 when Kip Wagner rediscovered it.  The book includes a document written by Captain Steadman A. Parker, entitled “Gold on the Florida Coast – Let’s Get the Record Straight”.
Available from RobertWestrick@hotmail.com

Tales of Louisiana Treasure

#C-7040
Serpas, Paul F.

Library of Congress: 66-17804
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 88
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Claitor’s Book Store, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1967), in hardback (no dust jacket issued) and paperback. The book was reprinted by Claitor’s in 1975, in both hardback (no dust jacket issued) and paperback.
Description: This book about Louisiana’s lost treasures includes one chapter on sunken ships, including treasure ships, but is short on specifics.

Treasure Hunting Bibliography & Index to Periodical Articles

#C-6490
Reed, John H.

ISBN/ISSN: 0940519046
Library of Congress: 88-60525
Category: Bibliography
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 425
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Research and Discovery Publications, Gibson, Louisiana (1989), in paperback.
Description: This is an excellent bibliography of buried and sunken treasure magazine articles with thousands of listings. The extensive index makes this an excellent research tool.

Treasure Hunting Bibliography & Index to Periodical Articles

#C-6490
Reed, John H.

ISBN/ISSN: 0940519046
Library of Congress: 88-60525
Category: Bibliography
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 425
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Research and Discovery Publications, Gibson, Louisiana (1989), in paperback.
Description: This is an excellent bibliography of buried and sunken treasure magazine articles with thousands of listings. The extensive index makes this an excellent research tool.

Last Voyage of El Nuevo Constante

#C-6170
Pearson, Charles E. and Paul E. Hoffman

ISBN/ISSN: 0807119180
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: El Nuevo Constante
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 245
Editions: The first edition (First Printing – stated) was published by the Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1995), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This scholarly book is the story of the wreck and recent archaeological excavation of the 1766 Spanish merchantman, “El Nuevo Constante”, off the Louisiana coast. Most of the objects recovered were artifacts…only a small amount of treasure was found.

El Nuevo Constante

#C-6160
Pearson, Charles E. and Paul E. Hoffman

Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: El Nuevo Constante
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 46
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (1981), in paperback. A second edition was published in paperback in 1998.
Description: This pamphlet is an overview of the history, finding, excavation of, and artifacts recovered from the “El Nuevo Constante”, which sank off the Louisiana coast in 1766.