In Search of Spanish Treasure

Wignall, Sydney

ISBN/ISSN: 0715382446
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Mary, Revenge, Drake, Gran Griffon, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Bonhomme Richard
Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 252
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by David & Charles (Publishers) Limited, London and David & Charles Inc., North Pomfret, Vermont (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is the story of the author’s underwater archaeological exploits, which include a Roman shipwreck, several Spanish Armada wrecks (“Santa Maria de la Rosa” and “Gran Griffon”), the Royal Yacht “Mary”, the “Revenge”, and seeking Sir Francis Drake’s coffin. The author is an esteemed British underwater archaeologist.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Shipwrecks and Other Treasure Lost Found and Undiscovered

Groushko, Michael

ISBN/ISSN: 0753701162
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet, 1622 Fleet, Atocha, Mel Fisher, Concepcion, William Phips, Kronan, Mary Rose, Geldermalsen, Association, Hollandia
Comments: See Groushko, Michael, “Treasure – Lost, Found & Undiscovered” (#C-3690)
Size: 9.75″ x 12″
Pages: 128


Cockett, Mary

ISBN/ISSN: 0460058762
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Kip Wagner, 1715 Fleet, Association
Comments: Adolescent; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Pages: 52
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by J.M. Dent & Sons Limited, London (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This adolescent book is primarily about land treasures, but includes a chapter on “Treasure in the Sea”. The chapter briefly tells the story of Kip Wagner and the 1715 Fleet, and the salvage of the “HMS Association” in England.