The Enterprise of England – The Spanish Armada

#C-8167
Whiting, Roger

ISBN/ISSN: 0862994764
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Spanish Armada, Santa Maria de la Rosa, Girona, El Gran Grifon, La Trinidad Valencera
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7″ x 10″
Pages: 248
Editions: The first edition (First Published in the UK – stated) was published by Alan Sutton Publishing, Limited, Gloucester, England (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Alan Sutton in 1995. The first US edition (First Published in the USA – stated) was published by St. Martin’s Press, Inc., New York City (1988), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book presents an objective account of the Spanish Armada, including the background to the fleet and an analysis of what precipitated the Spanish defeat. It also recounts the shipwrecks of the Spanish fleet off Scotland and Ireland following the battle and includes one chapter on the archaeological excavation of the wreck sites.

Shipwreck Treasures – Disaster and Discovery on Canada’s East Coast

#C-5055
Marsters, Roger

ISBN/ISSN: 0887505671
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Le Chameau, Auguste, Atlantic
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 10.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 128
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Formac Publishing Company Limited, Halifax, Nova Scotia (2002), in paperback.
Description: This book presents brief stories of shipwrecks off Canada’s East Coast from the mid-1500s to the present. It includes chapters detailing the wreck of “Le Chameau”, which sank off Nova Scotia in 1725, the “Auguste”, which sank in 1761, and the White Star liner, “Atlantic”, which sank in 1873. Many artifacts are pictured.

Ghost of War

#C-2710
Dingman, Roger

ISBN/ISSN: 1557501599
Library of Congress: 97-25742
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Awa Maru
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 8.25″
Pages: 373
Editions: The first edition (First Printing – stated) was published by the Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland (1997), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was also a second printing (stated) in hardback in 1997.
Description: This book tells the story of the sinking of the WWII “protected” Japanese transport ship, “Awa Maru”, as well as the events leading up to the “accident”. It also recounts the US and Japanese salvage efforts, and subsequent recovery by the Chinese.