Encyclopedia of Sunken Treasure

#C-8390
Wright, John

ISBN/ISSN: 1854799088
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Witte Leeuw, Dodington, Winterton, Meeresteijn, Bredenhof, Grosvenor, Birkenhead, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Concepcion, Maravillas, Whydah, Le Chameau, Nuestra Senora de la Luz, El Nuevo Constante, De Braak, San Jose, Santa Margarita, Thetis, Yankee Blade, Brother Jonathan, Lexington, Republic, Genovesa, Flor do Mar, Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, Zeewijk, Geldermalsen, General Grant, Niagara, Girona, Kronan, De Liefde, Slot ter Hooge, Hollandia, Lutine, Colossus, Abergavenny, Lastdrager, Royal Charter, Hampshire, Laurentic, Egypt, Edinburgh
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 248
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Michael O’Mara Books Ltd., London (1995), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book briefly overviews 54 significant sunken treasure ships around the world. It is organized geographically by continent, and devotes 2 to 8 pages to each wreck. An excellent reference. Wrecks include the “Flor do Mar”, “Batavia”, “Gilt Dragon”, “Zuytdorp”, “Zeewijk”, “Geldermalsen” (Nanking Cargo), “General Grant”, “Niagara”, 1622 Fleet (“Atocha”), “Concepcion”, “Hollandia”, “Lutine”, “HMS Colossus”, “Egypt” and “Laurentic”.

The Mid-Atlantic Treasure Coast

#C-8030
Voynick, Stephen M.

ISBN/ISSN: 0912608161
Library of Congress: 82-18846
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Juno, Hussar, Sindia, Republic, De Braak, Faithful Steward, Merida, 1750 Fleet, La Galga
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9.25″
Pages: 164
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by The Middle Atlantic Press, Wallingford, Pennsylvania (1984), in paperback. A second printing was published that is identical in every respect to the first edition except that the publisher’s address is in Wilmington, Delaware.
Description: This book is about treasure wrecks in New Jersey, New York, Delaware, and the eastern shore of Maryland and Virginia. Some of the wrecks included are the: “Juno”, “Hussar”, “Sindia”, “Republic”, “HMS De Braak”, “Faithful Steward”, “Merida” and the 1750 fleet. The book also identifies the coin beaches where treasures have washed up, which should be of interest to metal detectorists.

Lost Gold of the Republic: The Remarkable Quest for the Greatest Shipwreck Treasure of the Civil War Era

#C-7985
Vesilind, Priit J.

ISBN/ISSN: 1933034068
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Republic
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 276
Editions: The first edition (First Hardcover Edition – stated) was published by the Shipwreck Heritage Press, Tampa, Florida (2005), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book describes the history, search, and deep ocean salvage of the Civil War era steamer, “SS Republic”,
which sank off the coast of Georgia in 1865.  It also includes the story of Odyssey Marine Exploration’s challenges to find, fund, and recover the rich cargo of 51,000 gold and silver coins from the 1860s.

Oceans Odyssey – Deep-Sea Shipwrecks in the English Channel, Straits of Gibraltar & Atlantic Ocean

#C-7405
Stemm, Greg & Sean Kingsley, editors

ISBN/ISSN: 9781842174159
Library of Congress: 2009050937
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Republic, Blue China wreck, Sussex, Victory
Comments: Includes a bibliography after each chapter; illustrated with many artifacts
Size: 8.75” x 11.25”
Pages: 288
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Oxbow Books, Oxford, UK (2010), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This book comprises 10 scholarly articles by a variety of authors and includes the “SS Republic” (sank in 1865 off the state of Georgia), the Blue China wreck (sank in the mid-1800’s off Jacksonville, Florida), the “HMS Sussex” (sank in 1694 in the Straits of Gibraltar), and the “HMS Victory” (sank in 1744 in the English Channel).  The book is illustrated with a large number of color plates including artifacts and in situ remains.

Searching for Treasure

#C-4293
Johns, Chris – editor

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: I-52, Atocha, Santa Margarita, 1622 Fleet, Republic, Central America
Comments: Lavishly illustrated, magazine format
Size: 8.5” x 11”
Pages: 96
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the National Geographic Society, Washington, DC (2011) in paperback.
Description: This National Geographic Special Edition includes both land and sea treasures.  Among  the shipwrecks mentioned are the I-52 Japanese submarine, the “Atocha”, the “Santa Margarita”, the “S.S. Central America”, and the “S.S. Republic”.

Bottles from the Deep

#C-3415
Gerth, Ellen C.

ISBN/ISSN: 1933034076
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Republic, Bottles
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7” x 7”
Pages: 112
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Shipwreck Heritage Press, Las Vegas (2006), in paperback.
Description:
This book describes and pictures the various types of bottles found on the “SS Republic”, which sank in a hurricane in 1865 off the coast of Georgia.

Lost and Found – Coin Hoards and Treasures

#C-1575
Bowers, Q. David

ISBN/ISSN: 9780794842932
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Feversham, Le Chameau, Lexington, Arabia, Republic, Vineyard, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, Winfield Scott, Yankee Blade, Central America, Brother Jonathan
Comments: Illustrated in color
Size: 8.5” x 11.25”
Pages: 468
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published under the title, “American Coin Treasures and Hoards,” by Bowers and Merena Galleries, Inc., Wolfeboro, New Hampshire (1997), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).  This book was updated and republished under the title, “Lost and Found – Coin Hoards and Treasures” in 2015 by Whitman Publishing, Atlanta, Georgia, also in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This large book about hidden and lost treasures deals mostly with land treasures.  However, it includes 3 chapters on sunken treasure.  Shipwreck treasures described include the “HMS Feversham”, “Le Chameau”, “Lexington”, “Arabia”, “Republic”, “Vineyard”, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, “SS Winfield Scott”, “SS Yankee Blade”, “SS Central America” and “SS Brother Jonathan”.
Available from www.amazon.com

American Coin Treasures and Hoards

#C-1560
Bowers, Q. David

ISBN/ISSN: 094316169X
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Feversham, Le Chameau, Lexington, Arabia, Republic, Vineyard, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, Winfield Scott, Yankee Blade, Central America, Brother Jonathan
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11.25″
Pages: 456
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Bowers and Merena Galleries, Inc., Wolfeboro, New Hampshire (1997), in hardback with a pictorial binding (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This large book about hidden and lost treasures deals mostly with land treasures.  However, it includes 3 chapters on sunken treasure. Shipwreck treasures described include the “HMS Feversham”, “Le Chameau”, “Lexington”, “Arabia”, “Republic”, “Vineyard”, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, “SS Winfield Scott”, “SS Yankee Blade”, “SS Central America” and “SS Brother Jonathan”.