Sunken Treasure (Wonders of the World)

#C-4765
Levy, Debbie

ISBN/ISSN: 0737726466
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet, Atocha, Central America, Port Royal
Comments: Juvenile; includes a bibliography and glossary; illustrated
Size: 7.25” x 9.25”
Pages: 48
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Kidhaven Press, Farmington Hills, Michigan (2005), in hardback with pictorial boards (no dust jacket issued).
Description: This juvenile book tells the story of Mel Fisher salvaging the “Atocha”, Tommy Thompson finding the goldrush steamer, “SS Central America”, and Ed Link’s exploration of the sunken city of Port Royal, Jamaica.

Buried Treasure – Finders, Keepers, and the Law

#C-4486
Kuhne III, Cecil C.

ISBN/ISSN: 9781627221351
Library of Congress: 2013024146
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: SS Central America, Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Mercedes, San Jose
Comments: Legal cases
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the American Bar Association, Washington    DC (2013), in paperback.
Description: This book is a collection of summarized legal opinions.  It includes the suit by the    insurance companies vs. Columbus-America Discovery Group (“SS Central America”), the US    Government & Florida vs. Treasure Salvors, Inc. (“Atocha”), Spain vs. Odyssey Marine Exploration    (“Mercedes”), and in the Appedix of the book Sea Search Armada vs. Columbia (“San Jose”).  It also  includes a collection of land treasure/property lawsuits as well.

The Final Voyage of the Central America 1857

#C-4430
Klare, Normand E.

ISBN/ISSN: 0870622102
Library of Congress: 91-71134
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Central America
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.25″
Pages: 278
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by the Arthur H. Clark Company, Spokane, Washington (1992), in hardback with a dust jacket. 
A second printing was published by Klare Taylor Publishers in 2007 in hardback (ISBN: 097644030X).
Description: This book tells the story of the sinking of the gold rush steamer, “SS Central America”, off the coast of North Carolina in 1857…and the treasure recovery by the Columbus-America Discovery Group in the late 1980’s. This is the first book about the salvage of the “SS Central America”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Shipwrecks

#C-2520
Cush, Cathie

ISBN/ISSN: 156799475X
Library of Congress: 97-141
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, Mel Fisher, 1622 Fleet, 1715 Fleet, Pandora, Central America, Mary Rose, Land Tortoise
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 9″ x 12″
Pages: 120
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Metro Books, New York City (1997), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This lavishly illustrated coffee table book covers the “SS Central America”, the “Atocha”, and briefly, the 1715 Fleet. For the underwater archaeology enthusiast, it includes the “Monitor”, the “HMS Pandora”, the “Mary Rose”, the “Land Tortoise” and several wrecks from the 20th century.

Shipwrecks – Disasters of the Deep Seas

#C-1952
Cawthorne, Nigel

ISBN/ISSN: 076076879X
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Atocha, 1622 Fleet, Lutine, SS Central America, Egypt, Vasa, Mary Rose, Batavia, Birkenhead
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 9” x 11.25”
Pages: 144
Editions: The first edition was published by Foulsham & Co. Ltd., UK (2005), in hardback with a dust jacket and paperback.  The first US edition was published by Barnes & Noble Books, NYC (2005), in hardback (pictorial covers) with a dust jacket.
Description: This books is an overview of shipwrecks from ancient times to modern times.  One chapter, “Treasure Ships”, includes brief stories about the “Atocha”, “Lutine”, “SS Central America”, and “Egypt”.  Other chapters describe the sinking of the “Vasa”, “Mary Rose”, the “Batavia”, and the “Birkenhead”.  However, the bulk of the book is about ferry disasters, sunken submaries, naval losses during modern wars, and sunken ocean liners.