Port Royal, by R F Marx
Port Royal, The Sunken City
by Robert F Marx
In 1692 an earthquake and following tsunami caused the legendary city of Port Royal to sink beneath the sea. The home port of Caribbean buccaneers, Port Royal was a city of vast wealth. This book is an investigation of the sunken city of as discovered by the author. One of the most important marine archaeological expeditions ever undertaken, it took two and a half years and yielded thousands of perfectly preserved artifacts. The book blends real life adventure, colourful history and the thrill of discovery.
Hard back with dust jacket in cellophane protective cover. Mint condition.
Central section of 16 pages with colour photos
165 mm x 240 mm (6.5 in x 9.5 in)
2003, AquaPress, England
1 in stock
|Dimensions||30 × 18 × 4 cm|