From Sky to Sea – A Story of Edwin A. Link

#C-7940
van Hoek, Susan and Marion Clayton Link

ISBN/ISSN: 0941332276
Library of Congress: 94-74733
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Port Royal, 1733 Fleet, Art McKee, Santa Maria, Looe, Mendel Peterson, Edwin Link
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 320
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Best Publishing Company, Flagstaff, Arizona (1993), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is a biography of Edwin A. Link, inventor of the Link flight trainer and deep diving submersibles. The book includes a chapter about Link’s adventures with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson seeking shipwrecks in the Caribbean, including the 1733 Fleet, Columbus’s ship the “Santa Maria”, and the “HMS Looe”. Another chapter describes the Links adventures exploring Port Royal, Jamaica.

Treasure! A Diver’s Life

#C-7850
Tucker, Teddy

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Teddy Tucker, La Viga, El Galgo, San Pedro, Warwick, San Antonio, Mendel Peterson, Grand Hannibal, Tankard Wreck, L’Union, Caesar, Fraternite, Bermuda
Comments: Includes a bibliography; 326 mostly color illustrations; author’s real name is Edward Bolton Tucker
Size: 8.75” x 11.25”
Pages: 402
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Capstan Publications, Hamilton, Bermuda (2011), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This lavishly-llustrated autobiography tells the story of the author’s 60 years as a oceanographer, marine archaeologist, treasure hunter, nautical historian, and artist.  Teddy Tucker has discovered over 120 wrecks in the waters of Bermuda and salvaged many of them.  These include “La Viga and her tender, “El Galgo” (1639), the “San Pedro” (1595) on which the famous “Tucker Cross” was discovered, the “Warwick” (1619), the “San Antonio” (1621), “Grand Hannibal” (1792), the Tankard wreck (mid-17th century), “L’Union” (1776), the “Caesar” (1818), and many others, including some 20th century wrecks.

Recovery of the 1733 Capitana Gold Medallion

#C-3860
Haskins, Jack “Blackjack”

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1733 Fleet
Comments: Illustrated; contents is also contained in an appendix to “Galleon Alley” (#C-8100)
Size: 5.5″ x 8.5″
Pages: 8
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by En Rada Publications, West Palm Beach, Florida (2000), in paperback and was extremely limited.
Description: This pamphlet tells the story of the author’s finding of a very rare gold religious medallion while salvaging the 1733 Fleet. Mendel Peterson, noted author and former Director of Underwater Exploration for the Smithsonian Institution, called the medallion “the greatest artifact recovered from the 1733 treasure fleet”.

Treasure Diving Holidays

#C-2480
Crile, Jane and Barney

Library of Congress: 54-6426
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Looe, Art McKee, Mendel Peterson
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 263
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by The Viking Press, New York City and the Macmillan Company of Canada Limited (1954), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was a second hardback printing in 1955 and a third in 1956. A British edition was also published in 1954 by Collins, London, in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Fontana Books, London, in 1956. A condensed version of the book was published by Odhams Condensed Books, London (Third Series).
Description: This book is the story of the Crile family of Cleveland, Ohio, and their adventures treasure hunting in the Caribbean during the 1950’s and 60’s. The Criles teamed up with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson to salvage the “HMS Looe”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Treasure Diving Holidays

#C-2480
Crile, Jane and Barney

Library of Congress: 54-6426
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Looe, Art McKee, Mendel Peterson
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 263
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by The Viking Press, New York City and the Macmillan Company of Canada Limited (1954), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was a second hardback printing in 1955 and a third in 1956. A British edition was also published in 1954 by Collins, London, in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Fontana Books, London, in 1956. A condensed version of the book was published by Odhams Condensed Books, London (Third Series).
Description: This book is the story of the Crile family of Cleveland, Ohio, and their adventures treasure hunting in the Caribbean during the 1950’s and 60’s. The Criles teamed up with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson to salvage the “HMS Looe”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

The Way It Was – Sex, Surgery, Treasure and Travel 1907-1987

#C-2460
Crile, George Jr.

ISBN/ISSN: 0873384652
Library of Congress: 92-2971
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Looe, Art McKee, Edwin Link, Mendel Peterson
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 418
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Kent State University Press, Kent, Ohio (1992), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the story of George “Barney” Crile (the author’s father), a founder of the Cleveland Clinic, prolific author and treasure hunter. One chapter in the book tells the story of a treasure hunt for the “HMS Looe” with Art McKee, Edwin Link and Mendel Peterson in the Florida Keys. This adventure is covered in much more detail in the Barney Crile’s book, “Treasure Diving Holidays” (#C-2480).