Lost on the ocean floor : diving the world's ghost ships (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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Lost on the ocean floor : diving the world's ghost ships

Author: John Christopher Fine
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"John Christopher Fine has explored and documented the sunken fleets of the world - from Scapa Flow to Truk Lagoon - for most of his adult life, and the best of his discoveries are showcased in this book. With the aid of his own photographs, Fine describes the sunken ships, dating from early Roman colonization to modern times, and the stories behind them, relating the circumstances of their loss and, in some cases,
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fine, John Christopher.
Lost on the ocean floor.
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)636398871
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Christopher Fine
ISBN: 159114275X 9781591142751
OCLC Number: 54966253
Description: viii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Spain's lost Tierra Firme fleet --
2. The shipwrecks of Anegada --
3. The terrible republic : privateers and pirate ships --
4. Legendary liners --
5. Volcanic apocalypse --
6. Ancient shipwrecks --
7. The holocaust of war --
8. Scapa flow : graveyard of the north --
9. Bermuda : cemetery of sunken ships --
10. Ships lost to time --
11. Sabordage : death of the French fleet at Toulon --
12. The Scilly Isles : sunken ships and sea history.
Responsibility: John Christopher Fine.
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* Detailed accounts of famous shipwrecks across the world * Contains thirty-two pages of dramatic photographs Award-winning photojournalist and scuba diver John C.  Read more...

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