Thirty Florida Shipwrecks
Normal Price: $29.36
Your Price: $26.42 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.94! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.32 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Thirty Florida Shipwrecks by Kevin M McCarthy
Book DescriptionSunken treasure, cannibalism, prison ships, Nazi submarines, the Bermuda triangle all are tied into the lore of shipwrecks along Florida s coasts. There are as many shipwreck stories as there are thousands of Florida shipwrecks. This book offers thirty of the most interesting of them from the tale of young Fontaneda, who wrecked in 1545 and was held captive by Indians for 17 years, to the story of the Coast Guard cutter Bibb, which was sunk off Key Largo in 1987 to provide an artificial reef and diving site. In between there is the Atocha, flagship of a Spanish treasure fleet, which sank in a hurricane in September 1622 and was found, along with its $100 million worth of gold and silver, by Mel Fisher in July of 1985. Each shipwreck story has a map pinpointing its location and a full-color illustration by renowned artist William L. Trotter. There is an extensive bibliography and a foreword by Florida state underwater archaeologist Roger Smith."
Buy Thirty Florida Shipwrecks book by Kevin M McCarthy from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781561640072
(280mm x 217mm x 8mm)
Imprint: Pineapple Press
Publisher: Pineapple Press
Publish Date: 1-May-1992
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Kevin M McCarthy
Caloosahatchee River Guidebook, Paperback / softback (January 2012)
The Caloosahatchee flows from near Lake Okeechobee for 75 miles to its outlet at Fort Myers on the southwest Gulf coast of Florida. It is an important link in the south Florida waterway and in Everglades restoration. This guidebook offers explorers a journey along its banks.
Suwannee River Guidebook, Paperback / softback (May 2009)View all books by Kevin M McCarthy
Complete with travel information and tips for those exploring the area by water or by land, this comprehensive guide is all you need to discover the Suwannee.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Thirty Florida Shipwrecks book by Kevin M McCarthy and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.