The Warship Vasa, by Anders Franzén
The Warship Vasa, Deep Diving and Marine Archaeology in Stockholm
In 1956, after many years of searching, the author located the long-forgotten shipwreck of the Vasa which sank in Stockholm Harbour in 1628. This book gives an account of the achievement and how he convinced the authorities to salvage the vessel which finally lead to the creation of a unique museum in Stockholm.
Hardback with dust jacket in cellophane cover.
Dust jacket rubbed at corners and torn on front lower right corner. Inside pages in very good condition.
B&W photographs throughout
210 mm x 285 mm (approx. 8.3 in x 11.2 in)
1962, Nordstedts Bonniers, Stockholm
1 in stock
|Dimensions||32 × 23 × 2 cm|