In the Wake of the Golden Galleons

#C-8000
Volker, Roy and Dick Richmond

Library of Congress: 76-44066
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Maravillas, Mel Fisher, Art Hartman, Robert Marx
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 149
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by OroQuest Press, St. Louis, Missouri (1976), in paperback.
Description: This book tells the story of Roy Volker’s quest for the “Maravillas” treasure in the 1960s. It includes adventures with Mel Fisher, Art Hartman and Bob Marx.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Scuba America – Volume One – The Human History of Sport Diving

#C-6130
Parry, Zale and Albert Tillman

ISBN/ISSN:  1928638031
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet, Kip Wagner, Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet, Maravillas, Robert Marx, San Pedro, Teddy Tucker, Matanceros Wreck, Barry Clifford, Whydah, Burt Webber, Concepcion, 1733 Fleet, Art Mckee, Central America
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 9.25” x 12.25”
Pages: 501
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Whalestooth Publishing, Olga, WA (2001), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description:
This massive book includes 42 events in the history of skin and scuba diving.  One of these events is about “treasure wrecks” and includes brief stories about Kip Wagner and the 1715 Fleet, Mel Fisher and the “Atocha” (1622 Fleet), Art McKee and the 1733 Fleet, Bob Marx and the “Maravillas” and the Matanceros Reef wrecks, Teddy Tucker and the “San Pedro” in Bermuda, Burt Webber and the “Concepcion”, Tommy Thompson and the “S.S. Central America,” and Barry Clifford and the “Whydah”. 

Scuba America – Volume One – The Human History of Sport Diving

#C-6130
Parry, Zale and Albert Tillman

ISBN/ISSN:  1928638031
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: 1715 Fleet, Kip Wagner, Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet, Maravillas, Robert Marx, San Pedro, Teddy Tucker, Matanceros Wreck, Barry Clifford, Whydah, Burt Webber, Concepcion, 1733 Fleet, Art Mckee, Central America
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 9.25” x 12.25”
Pages: 501
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Whalestooth Publishing, Olga, WA (2001), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description:
This massive book includes 42 events in the history of skin and scuba diving.  One of these events is about “treasure wrecks” and includes brief stories about Kip Wagner and the 1715 Fleet, Mel Fisher and the “Atocha” (1622 Fleet), Art McKee and the 1733 Fleet, Bob Marx and the “Maravillas” and the Matanceros Reef wrecks, Teddy Tucker and the “San Pedro” in Bermuda, Burt Webber and the “Concepcion”, Tommy Thompson and the “S.S. Central America,” and Barry Clifford and the “Whydah”. 

The Magic of Gold

#C-5130
Marx, Jenifer

ISBN/ISSN: 0385110995
Library of Congress: 76-53413
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 470
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York (1978), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book chronicles mankind’s fascination with gold from the Stone Age through modern times. It devotes a chapter to the plunder of Inca and Aztec gold by the Spanish…and the resulting shipwrecks (and salvages) as it was shipped back to Spain. The author is the wife of Robert Marx, a noted treasure hunter/underwater archaeologist and prolific author.

The Everything Pirates Book

#C-4336
Karg, Barb and Arjean Spaite

ISBN/ISSN: 1598692550
Library of Congress: 2007002582
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion, Burt Webber, Atocha, Santa Margarita, 1622 Fleet, Mel Fisher, Kip Wagner, 1715 Fleet, Port Royal, Maravillas, Robert Marx, Whydah, Queen Anne’s Revenge
Comments: Adolescent; includes a bibliography
Size: 8” x 9.25”
Pages: 289
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Adams Media, Avon, Massachusetts (2007), in paperback.
Description: This adolescent book covers a multitude of piratical topics and contains a chapter on sunken treasure.  Included are Mel Fisher and the “Atocha” and “Santa Margarita”, Bob Marx and the sunken city of Port Royal and the “Maravillas” wreck, Kip Wagner and the 1715 Fleet wrecks, Burt Webber and the “Concepcion”, and 2 pirate shipwrecks:  the “Whydah” and “Queen Anne’s Revenge”.

The Everything Pirates Book

#C-4336
Karg, Barb and Arjean Spaite

ISBN/ISSN: 1598692550
Library of Congress: 2007002582
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion, Burt Webber, Atocha, Santa Margarita, 1622 Fleet, Mel Fisher, Kip Wagner, 1715 Fleet, Port Royal, Maravillas, Robert Marx, Whydah, Queen Anne’s Revenge
Comments: Adolescent; includes a bibliography
Size: 8” x 9.25”
Pages: 289
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Adams Media, Avon, Massachusetts (2007), in paperback.
Description: This adolescent book covers a multitude of piratical topics and contains a chapter on sunken treasure.  Included are Mel Fisher and the “Atocha” and “Santa Margarita”, Bob Marx and the sunken city of Port Royal and the “Maravillas” wreck, Kip Wagner and the 1715 Fleet wrecks, Burt Webber and the “Concepcion”, and 2 pirate shipwrecks:  the “Whydah” and “Queen Anne’s Revenge”.

Exploring the Ocean World – A History of Oceanography

#C-4190
Idyll, C.P. -editor

ISBN/ISSN: 017136001X
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Teddy Tucker, San Pedro, Port Royal, Edwin Link, Robert Marx
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11.25″
Pages: 280
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., New York City (1969), in hardback with a dust jacket. Crowell also published a deluxe leather-bound first edition, and a half-leather first edition in a slipcase. A revised edition (stated) was published by Crowell in 1972, in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book covers a wide variety of topics in oceanography, including the science of the sea, underwater landscape, biology of the sea, physics of the sea, food from the sea, farming the sea, mineral resources and power, man beneath the sea, and underwater archaeology. This latter section (written by Mendel Peterson of the Smithsonian Institution) includes Teddy Tucker’s successful treasure salvage of the “San Pedro” in Bermuda and the excavation at Port Royal, Jamaica by Edwin Link and Robert Marx.

The Adventurous Aquanaut

#C-3890
Hauser, Hillary -editor

ISBN/ISSN: 0941332144
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Winfield Scott, Port Royal
Comments: Anthology; includes a bibliography
Size: 6.25″ x 9″
Pages: 508
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Best Publishing Company, San Pedro, California (1990), in hardback with a dust jacket. In 1999, Best republished the book in hardback with a dust jacket (1999 noted).
Description: This anthology of sea stories includes: “In Action Once More” and “Colombia’s Guarded Strongbox” by Harry Rieseberg; an excerpt from “Port Royal Rediscovered” by Robert Marx; an excerpt from “30 Centuries Under the Sea” by Frederic Dumas; and a story by Dick Anderson entitled, “Yes, Virginia, There is a Winfield Scott Treasure”.

Treasures of the Spanish Main – Shipwrecked Galleons in the New World

#C-3145
Fine, John Christopher

ISBN/ISSN: 1592287603
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, Santa Margarita, 1622 Fleet, 1715 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, San Jose, Maravillas, Concepcion, San Miguel de Archangel, William Phips, Mel Fisher, Kip Wagner, Art McKee, Teddy Tucker, Jack Haskins, Bob & Margaret Weller, Robert Marx
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 8.75” x 11.25”
Pages: 184
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Lyons Press, Guilford, Connecticut (2006), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description:
This beautifully-illustrated book focuses on successful Spanish treasure recoveries in the Caribbean. It includes chapters about the 1622 Fleet (“Atocha” and “Santa Margarita”), the “Concepción”, the “Maravillas”, the shipwreck off Jupiter Beach, Florida (“San Miguel El Arcángel”), the “San José” (which is reputed to be the richest shipwreck in the world and is in the waters off Cartagena, Columbia), the 1715 Fleet, and the 1733 Fleet. The accompanying text provides a high-level overview of the salvage and the salvors (including Mel Fisher, Jack Haskins, Bob & Margaret Weller, Bob Marx, and Art McKee). While light in detail (except for the treatment of the “San José”), this book belongs in every sunken treasure library, if just for the pictures.

Sunken Treasure: Six Who Found Fortunes

#C-1720
Burgess, Robert F.

ISBN/ISSN: 0396088481
Library of Congress: 87-24444
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Art McKee, Kip Wagner, Robert Marx, Burt Webber, Barry Clifford, Mel Fisher, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, 1733 Fleet, 1715 Fleet, Concepcion, Whydah, Matanceros Wreck, Maravillas
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 6.5″ x 9.5″
Pages: 333
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Dodd, Mead & Company, New York City (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by iUniverse.com, Inc., Lincoln, Nebraska (2000).
Description: This book is the story of Art McKee, Kip Wagner, Robert Marx, Burt Webber, Barry Clifford and Mel Fisher…and their successful sunken treasure hunts.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.