Ward, Herbert T.
Category: Sunken Treasure
Comments: Includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the Vantage Press, Inc., New York City (1970), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book tells the history of the German World War I auxiliary vessel, “Cormoran”, which was originally a Russian mail carrier named the “Rjasan”. The second half of the book is about the author’s experience salvaging artifacts and the payroll chest from the ship, which had been scuttled off the coast of Guam in 1917.