The Egypt’s Gold

#C-6940
Scott, David

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Egypt, SORIMA
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 310
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Faber & Faber, Ltd., London (1932), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was a second hardback impression by Faber & Faber in 1933 and a third impression in 1935 (stated). A paperback edition with a dust jacket was published by Penguin Books, Limited, London (1939).
Description: This book is the story of the amazing recovery of gold bars from the P&O liner, “Egypt”, in 400 feet of water in the early 1930’s. It is the sequel to “Seventy Fathoms Deep” (#C-6950).  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Armada 1588-1988 – An International Exhibition to Commemorate the Spanish Armada

#C-6680
Rodriguez-Salgado, M.J. and the staff of the National Maritime Museum

ISBN/ISSN: 0140103015
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, artifacts, cannons
Comments: Exhibition catalog; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 10.5″
Pages: 295
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Penguin Books in association with the National Maritime Museum, London (1988), in both hardback and paperback. There was at least one subsequent printing.
Description: This comprehensive catalog was produced to accompany an exhibition commemorating the 400th anniversary of the Spanish Armada at the National Maritime Museum (London) from April-September, 1988 and at the Ulster Museum (Belfast) from October, 1988 to January 1989. It includes the politics of the day, the rival armies, the ordnance used, life on board ship, the medicine, the navigation, the commanders, the sea battle, and the aftermath.

The Spanish Armada

#C-5080
Martin, Colin and Geoffrey Parker

ISBN/ISSN: 0393026078
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.5″ x 10″
Pages: 296
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by Hamish Hamilton, London (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket. Guild Publishing, London, also published a hardback edition with a dust jacket in 1988. Penguin Books, London, published a paperback edition in 1989. A revised edition (stated) was published by the Manchester University Press, England (1999), in paperback. The first US edition (First American Edition – stated) was published by W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York City (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book retells the story of the Spanish Armada, based on newly uncovered documents and recent underwater archaeological finds. One of the authors is an eminent underwater archaeologist who salvaged three of the Armada wrecks and the other is a recognized professor of history. Many artifacts are pictured and discussed. Additionally, there is a chapter on Armada artillery.

Man Explores the Sea

 #C-2870
Dugan, James

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Laurentic, Egypt
Comments: Same book as “Man Under the Sea” (#C-2880); includes a bibliography and chronology of events in underwater exploration; illustrated
Size: 6.5″ x 10″
Pages: 366
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Hamish Hamilton, Ltd., London (1956), in hardback with a dust jacket. A UK paperback edition was published under the same title by Penguin Books, London (1960). The first US edition (First Edition – stated) was published by Harper & Brothers, New York City (1956), in hardback with a dust jacket under the title, “Man Under the Sea”. A US paperback edition was published by Collier Books, New York City (1965) and is marked, “New Revised Edition”. A second printing of this was published in 1966.
Description: This book chronicles underwater exploration from the earliest times to Cousteau (1950s). It includes the treasure salvage stories of the “Laurentic” and the “Egypt”, and briefly mentions several more treasure recoveries. The book also has a chapter on underwater archaeology.

Man Explores the Sea

 #C-2870
Dugan, James

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Laurentic, Egypt
Comments: Same book as “Man Under the Sea” (#C-2880); includes a bibliography and chronology of events in underwater exploration; illustrated
Size: 6.5″ x 10″
Pages: 366
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Hamish Hamilton, Ltd., London (1956), in hardback with a dust jacket. A UK paperback edition was published under the same title by Penguin Books, London (1960). The first US edition (First Edition – stated) was published by Harper & Brothers, New York City (1956), in hardback with a dust jacket under the title, “Man Under the Sea”. A US paperback edition was published by Collier Books, New York City (1965) and is marked, “New Revised Edition”. A second printing of this was published in 1966.
Description: This book chronicles underwater exploration from the earliest times to Cousteau (1950s). It includes the treasure salvage stories of the “Laurentic” and the “Egypt”, and briefly mentions several more treasure recoveries. The book also has a chapter on underwater archaeology.