Mathers, William M. and Nancy Shaw
Library of Congress: 93-12345
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion, Manila galleon
Comments: Lavishly illustrated
Size: 9.25″ x 12.25″
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by APA Publications (HK) Ltd, Hong Kong (1993), in hardback with a dust jacket. A second printing was published in 1995.
Description: This lavishly illustrated coffee table book covers the finding and salvage of the Manila galleon, “Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion”, that sank in 1638 off the coast of Saipan in the Mariana Islands. This is not the “Concepcion” of William Phips and Burt Webber fame.