Mel Fisher – “The World’s Greatest Treasure Hunter”

#C-5600
McHaley, Bleth and Wendy Tucker

ISBN/ISSN: 0935031561
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Mel Fisher, Atocha, 1622 Fleet
Comments: Pamphlet; illustrated
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Pages: 33
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Salvors, Inc., Key West, Florida (1991), in paperback. While there have been multiple printings of this booklet, they are not noted.
Description: This well-illustrated pamphlet briefly tells the story (mostly in pictures) of Mel Fisher and his spectacular treasure recovery from the sunken Spanish galleon, “Atocha”, during the 1970’s and 80’s.

The Story of the Spanish Galleon Nuestra Senora de Atocha

Amundson, Katherine

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Mel Fisher
Comments: Juvenile; illustrated
Size: 9″ x 12″
Pages: 32
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Salvors, Inc., Key West, Florida (1987), in paperback and reprinted in paperback in 1994.
Description: This juvenile book is really a coloring book telling the story of the sinking and salvage of the “Atocha”, with captions under the pictures. There is a foldout map of the routes of the Spanish galleons in the back of the book.