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Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea

By: Gary Kinder

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Pr: June 1998

Seller ID: 74837

ISBN: 0871134640

Condition: Used - Very Good


Bestselling author Gary Kinder tells, for the first time, an extraordinary tale of history, maritime drama, heroic rescue, scientific ingenuity, and individual courage. Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea is the riveting true account of death, danger, and discovery on the high seas in the dramatic search for America's greatest lost treasure.In September 1857, the side-wheel streamer S.S. Central America, carrying five hundred passengers and tons of gold from the mountains of California, sank in a hurricane off the Carolina coast. Lost in legend for more than a century, the tragic story resurf... View more info