Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea

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HarperCollins Publishers, 2012
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An extraordinary tale of history, maritime drama, heroic rescue, scientific ingenuity and individual courage, recounting death, danger and discovery on the high seas in the search for lost treasure.

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User Review  - whitewavedarling - LibraryThing

This is a fascinating look back to the sinking of the SS Central America in 1857, and then to the recovery efforts made some 130 years later -- from the fascination with its treasure, to the hunt, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - sarcher - LibraryThing

I'm not an ocean person or a historic-shipwreck person, but this is a really fun read. A neat story that lives in the world of "suddenly possible" in the rapid technologic evolution of the latter half ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Gary Kinder is the author of the best-selling books Victim and Light Years. He began researching this story in 1987 and was aboard the "Arctic Discoverer" in 1989, when Thompson announced his find to the public. Gary Kinder lives in Seattle with his wife and two daughters. He teaches advanced writing seminars to lawyers across the country.

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