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.

How We Found the Mary Rose

#C-5640
McKee, Alexander

ISBN/ISSN: 0285625241
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Keywords: Mary Rose
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 7″ x 9.5″
Pages: 152
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by the Souvenir Press Ltd., London and simultaneously in Canada (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket and paperback. There have been at least 4 additional printings of the paperback edition. The first US edition (stated) was published by St. Martin’s Press, New York City (1982), in hardback with a dust jacket. A deluxe leather-bound edition was published by The Eaton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut (1991), in hardback.
Description: This is an outstanding book on King Henry VIII’s Tudor flagship, “Mary Rose”, including the unrelenting search for the wreck, the lifting of the wreck intact to the surface, and the ship’s preservation. The book is authored by one of the participants in the search and recovery.

Underwater Archaeology

#C-2220
Cleator, P.E.

ISBN/ISSN: 0709133545
Category: Underwater Archaeology
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 9″
Pages: 224
Editions: The first edition (First Published in Great Britain – stated) was published by Robert Hale and Company, London (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket. A reprint edition was published by the Scientific Book Club, London (1973). A US edition was published by St. Martin’s Press, New York City (1973), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is a well-written overview of underwater archaeology, including the challenges it presents, methods, materials and the future of the science.