Treasure Hunter – Diving for Gold on North America’s Death Coast

MacKinnon, Robert

ISBN/ISSN: 9780425247389
Library of Congress: 2012000974
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Fantome, Auguste, Feversham, Le Chameau
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25” x 9.25”
Pages: 315
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Berkley Publishing Group, New York (2012), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of the author’s experiences salvaging the “HMS Fantome”, “HMS Feversham”, “Le Chameau” and “L’Auguste” off the coast of Cape Breton Island and Nova Scotia…and how the Canadian government and Parks Canada conspired to “steal” a large part of what was recovered and terminate the leases it had previously issued prior to their expiration.