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The Treasure of the San José

Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession

The Treasure of the San José( )
Author: Phillips, Carla Rahn
ISBN:978-1-4214-0416-5
Publication Date:Aug 2011
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $56.99
Book Description:

Sunk in a British ambush in 1708, the Spanish galleon San José was rumored to have one of the richest cargos ever lost at sea. Though treasure hunters have searched for the wreck's legendary bounty, no one knows exactly how much went down with the ship or exactly where it sank. Here, Carla Rahn Phillips confronts the legend of lost treasure with documentary records of the San José's final voyage and suggests that the loss of silver and gold en route to Spain paled in...
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Book Details
Pages:280
Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / Spain & Portugal
Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 x 1.854 cm
Book Weight:0.455 Kilograms



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