Shipwreck – A History of Disasters at Sea

#C-8314
Willis, Sam

ISBN/ISSN: 9781847244505
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose, La Trinidad Valencera, Vasa, Spanish Armada
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 10” x 11.75”
Pages: 191
Editions: The first UK edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Quercus Publishing Plc, London (2008), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This oversize book includes everything from ancient shipwrecks to modern wrecks.  One section of the book, “Galleons and Gold,” includes 3 wrecks excavated by archaeologists:  the “Mary Rose” (1545), “La Trinidad Valencera” (1588) and the “Vasa” (1628).

Watery Graves

#C-8255
Wilkinson, Carole

ISBN/ISSN: 0760849528
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet, Sea Venture, Royal Charter, Dodington, Mary Rose, Queen Anne’s Revenge, Whydah, William Phips, Concepcion, Douro, Vasa
Comments: Juvenile; illustrated
Size: 5” x 7.75”
Pages: 96
Editions: The first edition was published under the title, “Phenomena” by Horwitz Martin, Sydney, Australia (1999) in paperback.  The first US edition was published by Sundance Publishing, Littleton, Massachusetts (2000), in paperback.
Description:
This educational juvenile book briefly describes quite a few treasure wrecks, along with pirates, marine archaeology, and some modern wrecks.  It includes the 1715 Fleet, the “Sea Venture”, the “Royal Charter”, the “Dodington”, the “Mary Rose”, “Queen Anne’s Revenge”, the “Whydah”, the  “Concepcion”, the “Douro”, and the “Vasa”.

Up From the Sea

#C-7450
Stirling, Nora

Library of Congress: 62-7073
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose, Art McKee, Teddy Tucker, Roscoe Thompson, Howard Lightbourn
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 128
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York (1963), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This adolescent book is the story of underwater salvage. It includes chapters about Roscoe Thompson and Howard Lightbourn’s treasure salvage in the Bahamas, Teddy Tucker’s treasure operations in Bermuda, and Art McKee’s treasure finds in the Caribbean. It also has a chapter about the excavation and raising of the “Mary Rose” in England.

Raising the Dead: The Skeleton Crew of Henry VIII’s Great Ship the Mary Rose

#C-7427
Stirland, Ann

ISBN/ISSN: 047198485X
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 204
Editions: The first edition was published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., London (2001), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This scholarly book examines the building, sinking and raising of the “Mary Rose”, and then using archaeological and skeletal evidence provides insight into the lives of the mariners and soldiers aboard the ship.

True Tales of Terrible Shipwrecks

#C-7230
Snow, Edward Rowe

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Central America, Dodington, Mary Rose, Vasa, City of Salisbury, Royal Tar
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 239
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Dodd, Mead & Company, New York City (1963), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first UK edition was published by Alvin Redman, London (1964), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is about shipwrecks in various part of the world includes four treasure wrecks: the “SS Central America”; the “Dodington” (which was recently salvaged off the coast of Africa); the “City of Salisbury” and the circus ship, “Royal Tar”. Also included are the stories of the “Mary Rose” and “Vasa” excavations.

True Tales of Terrible Shipwrecks

#C-7230
Snow, Edward Rowe

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Central America, Dodington, Mary Rose, Vasa, City of Salisbury, Royal Tar
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 239
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Dodd, Mead & Company, New York City (1963), in hardback with a dust jacket. The first UK edition was published by Alvin Redman, London (1964), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is about shipwrecks in various part of the world includes four treasure wrecks: the “SS Central America”; the “Dodington” (which was recently salvaged off the coast of Africa); the “City of Salisbury” and the circus ship, “Royal Tar”. Also included are the stories of the “Mary Rose” and “Vasa” excavations.

Supernatural Mysteries and Other Tales

#C-7200
Snow, Edward Rowe

ISBN/ISSN: 0396070132
Library of Congress: 74-25671
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Central America, Vasa, Mary Rose
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 268
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Dodd, Mead and Company, New York City (1974), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing (stated) was also published by Dodd Mead in hardback with a dust jacket in 1974. A special Bicentennial Edition was also produced containing real tea from the “Boston Tea Party”, and wood from a number of wrecks.
Description: This book of nautical stories includes the stories of the treasure wreck, “SS Central America”, and the excavation and raising of the “Vasa”, the “Mary Rose” wrecks.

The Mary Rose – The Excavation and Raising of Henry VIII’s Flagship

#C-6762
Rule, Margaret

Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 10.75″
Pages: 60
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Ring Publications, London (1982), in paperback.
Description: This well-illustrated booklet briefly tells the story if the search, excavation and raising of King Henry VIII’s flagship, “Mary Rose”. It seems to be a condensed version of the author’s book by the same title (see #C-6750).

The Mary Rose – The Excavation and Raising of Henry VIII’s Flagship

#C-6762
Rule, Margaret

Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 8.25″ x 10.75″
Pages: 60
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Ring Publications, London (1982), in paperback.
Description: This well-illustrated booklet briefly tells the story if the search, excavation and raising of King Henry VIII’s flagship, “Mary Rose”. It seems to be a condensed version of the author’s book by the same title (see #C-6750).

The Mary Rose – A Guide to the Exhibition and Ship

#C-6760
Rule, Margaret

ISBN/ISSN: 095117472X
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Comments: Exhibition guide; pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 6.5″ x 9.5″
Pages: 40
Editions: The first edition was published by The Mary Rose Trust, Portsmouth, England (1994), in paperback. At least seven later printings were published.
Description:
This well-illustrated exhibition pamphlet shows both the restored “Mary Rose” hull and the artifacts recovered, with a brief explanation.  The “Mary Rose” sank near Portsmouth, England  in 1745 and was raised in 1982.  It now resides in the Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth