Rowe, Alan R.
Library of Congress: 79-66955
Comments: Includes a short bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.25″ x 8.25″
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Sea Sports Publications, Norwalk, Connecticut (1979), in paperback.
Description: This book is for the amateur underwater archaeologist or treasure diver. It tells how and where divers can find underwater artifacts, how to build equipment for salvaging shipwrecks, how to prepare artifacts in the field, and how to treat and clean artifacts at home.
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Size: 7″ x 9.5″
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the Souvenir Press Ltd., London and simultaneously in Canada (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket and paperback. There have been at least 4 additional printings of the paperback edition. The first US edition (stated) was published by St. Martin’s Press, New York City (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket. A deluxe leather-bound edition was published by The Eaton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut (1991), in hardback.
Description: This is an outstanding book on King Henry VIII’s Tudor flagship, “Mary Rose”, including the unrelenting search for the wreck, the lifting of the wreck intact to the surface, and the ship’s preservation. The book is authored by one of the participants in the search and recovery.