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Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Scott Rhee - Goodreads

"Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea" by Gary Kinder reads like a Clive Cussler novel but is actually nonfiction. Kinder tells an exciting well-researched story about the 1857 sinking of the Central ... Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Douglas - Goodreads

I read this in 2 days in anticipation of Odyssey Marine returning to the site in April 2014 to continue the recovery of the SS Central America. The story of the sinking is compelling and some of the ... Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Sue Keay - Goodreads

I love this book. It describes an inspirational combination of curiosity and determination. It shows the impact one person can have on advancing science and technology to open up new frontiers for exploration. Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - LF Falconer - Goodreads

I have to admit, I had to force myself to keep reading this. There are two great stories here--one, of a ship which sank in the Atlantic in 1857, and two, of the man obsessed with finding it. This ... Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Eileen - Goodreads

Overall a very satisfying tale. The middle third drags a bit when the technical difficulties of undersea exploration become the focus. The narrative of the Gold Rush, the fateful voyage of the SS ... Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Roy Weiler - Goodreads

I liked this book because it is a true story and very well put together by the author. It spans more then a hundred years of history. From the California Gold Rush to the SS Central America sinking in the Atlantic Ocean to the finding of the wreck and recovery of some of the gold. Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Pam Keebler - Goodreads

Great story. A bit of a slow start, but if you get through the first third of the book you'll have a really hard time putting it down. Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Karla - Goodreads

This true story of a shipwreck, discovery and recovery is quite amazing. The first third of the book tells the harrowing story of a ship in the 1850's struggling to carry it's California gold rush ... Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

The story of the Central America, a sidewheel steamer which sank with all hands and a fortune in California gold in 1857, is presented here in two parts. The book begins with the compelling story of ... Read full review

Review: Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea (Viagens Radicais)

User Review  - Larry - Goodreads

This fascinating book tells the story of the ill-fated steamer SS Central America laden with California Gold Rush treasure bound for New York. The ship sank off the North Carolina coast during a ... Read full review

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