Shipwrecks in the Americas. Bonanza hardcover in dustjacket

By: MARX, Robert F

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MARX, Robert F. Shipwrecks in the Americas. New York : Bonanza Books, (1983). Pp (10),xi-xxi,(1),[1]-482,(8) + [64] pages of b&w illustrations. 8vo (162 x 235 mm), blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine.

Robert Frank 'Bob' Marx (b. December 8, 1936, Pittsburgh – d. July 4, 2019, Florida).

A reprint of the 1975 title Shipwrecks of the Western Hemisphere.

Preface to the New Edition.
Introduction.

Part I.
1. The Ships.
2. Early Salvors, Treasure-Hunters, and Marine Archaeology.
3. Locating Shipwrecks.
4. Surveying, Mapping, and Excavating a Site.

5. Identification and Dating of Shipwrecks and Their Cargoes.

6. Preservation of Artifacts.


Part II.
1. Canada.
2. The United States.
3. Florida.
4. Mexico.
5. The Lesser Antilles.
6. Bermuda.
7. The Bahamas.
8. Cuba
9. Hispaniola.
10. Jamaica and the Cayman Islands.
11. Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
12. Central America and Off-Lying Areas.
13. South America.

With selected bibliography and index.

Light edge grubbiness, else very good in price-clipped dustjacket. 16.00

Title: Shipwrecks in the Americas. Bonanza hardcover in dustjacket

Author Name: MARX, Robert F

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Bonanza, New York, 1983, ISBN:051741371x: 1983

ISBN Number: 051741371X

ISBN Number 13: 9780517413715

Seller ID: 44678

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE SHIPWRECK SALVAGE UNITED STATES NOVA SCOTIA AMERICAN SHIPPING HISTORY SHIPWRECKS,