Treasure Diving with Teddy Tucker

#C-7855
Tucker, Teddy, Ford Baxter and Hans Hannau

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Teddy Tucker
Comments: Pamphlet; mostly color illustrations; author’s real name is Edward Bolton Tucker
Size: 5.5″ x 7″
Pages: 32
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Buccaneer Publishing House Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda (1964). The pamphlet was subsequently reprinted by the Bermuda Tourist Board.
Description: This small pamphlet is mostly color illustrations (very little text) of Teddy Tucker and the jewelry and artifacts he recovered from salvaging Spanish galleons off the coast of Bermuda.

Treasure! A Diver’s Life

#C-7850
Tucker, Teddy

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Teddy Tucker, La Viga, El Galgo, San Pedro, Warwick, San Antonio, Mendel Peterson, Grand Hannibal, Tankard Wreck, L’Union, Caesar, Fraternite, Bermuda
Comments: Includes a bibliography; 326 mostly color illustrations; author’s real name is Edward Bolton Tucker
Size: 8.75” x 11.25”
Pages: 402
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Capstan Publications, Hamilton, Bermuda (2011), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This lavishly-llustrated autobiography tells the story of the author’s 60 years as a oceanographer, marine archaeologist, treasure hunter, nautical historian, and artist.  Teddy Tucker has discovered over 120 wrecks in the waters of Bermuda and salvaged many of them.  These include “La Viga and her tender, “El Galgo” (1639), the “San Pedro” (1595) on which the famous “Tucker Cross” was discovered, the “Warwick” (1619), the “San Antonio” (1621), “Grand Hannibal” (1792), the Tankard wreck (mid-17th century), “L’Union” (1776), the “Caesar” (1818), and many others, including some 20th century wrecks.

Arming the Fleet

#C-7848
Tucker, Spencer

Category: Weapons
Keywords: Cannons
Comments: Includes an extensive bibliography; illustrated
Size: 7.25″ x 10.25″
Pages: 308
Editions: The first edition was published by the Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland (1989), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This handsomely illustrated book describes U.S. Navy ordnance from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War, including the historical use of guns at sea, cannon founding, and the design and armament of U. S. Navy vessels.

Shipwreck! – History from the Bermuda Reefs

#C-4170
Hume, Ivor Noel and E.B. “Teddy” Tucker”

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: San Pedro
Comments: Pamphlet; includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 6″ x 9″
Pages: 64
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Capstan Publications, Hamilton, Bermuda (1995), in paperback.
Description: This pamphlet reviews some of the successful salvage operations from the Bermuda reefs, including Teddy Tucker’s 3 successful recoveries. While the text is very general, the book includes many color photos.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.