The Library’s collection of books on shipwrecks in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, and
underwater archaeology reports for cultural resources in California are only partially represented here.
If you do not see what you are looking for, please call the Library for more information at
310-548-7618 x 215.
Along the shores of time: submerged historic and indigenous resources in the Pacific Rim region. / by Roger E. Kelly, 1999.
Archaeology under water. / by George F. Bass, 1966.
A history of seafaring; based on underwater archaeology. / Edited by George F. Bass, 1972.
Disaster at sea Edward Rowe Snow Disaster at sea : three volumes in one. / By Edward Rowe Snow, 1990.
The disaster log of ships. / by James Gibbs, 1971.
Full fathom five : wrecks of the Spanish Armada. / [by] Colin Martin ; with appendices by Sydney Wignall, 1975.
Gold, galleons, and archaeology : a history of the 1715 Spanish plate fleet and the true story of the great Florida treasure find. / by Robert F. Burgess and Carl J. Clausen, 1976.
Pacific graveyard; a narrative of shipwrecks where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean. / by James A. Gibbs, 1964.
Peril at sea : a photographic study of shipwrecks in the Pacific. / “Shipwreck Jim” Gibbs, 1986.
Ships and shipwrecks of the Americas : a history based on underwater archaeology. / edited by George F. Bass, 1988.
Shipwrecks & sea monsters of California’s central coast. / [by] Randall A. Reinstedt ; illustrated by Antone A. Hrusa, 1975.
Shipwrecks off Juan de Fuca. / by James A. Gibbs, 1968.
The tale of a shipwreck. / By James Norman Hall, 1934.
Channel Islands National Park and Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary :
Submerged Cultural Resources assessment / Don P. Morris, James Lima, 1996.
Comet : submerged cultural resources site report, Channel Islands National Park / Matthew A. Russell, 2004.
Submerged cultural resources assessment : Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, and Point Reyes National Seashore / by James P. Delgado and Stephen A. Haller, 1989.
Submerged cultural resources inventory : portions of Point Reyes National Seashore and Point Reyes–Farallon Islands National Marine Sanctuary : Phase I Reconnaisance Sessions 1 & 2 ./ by Larry Murphy, editor, et al, 1984.
USS Housatonic site assessment / a cooperative project of National Park Service, Naval Historical Center, South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology. / David L.Conlin, editor, 2005.
Yellowstone National Park : submerged resources survey / James E. Bradford … [et al.], 2003.
Tragedy at Honda. / by Charles A. Lockwood and Hans Christian Adamson. With a foreword by
C.W. Nimitz, 1960.
Lost warships : an archaeological tour of war at sea. / James P. Delgado, 2001.
U.S. merchant vessel war casualties of World War II. / Robert M. Browning, Jr, 1996.
Graveyards of the Pacific : from Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll. / Robert D. Ballard ; with
Michael Hamilton Morgan, 2001.
“A careless word– a needless sinking” : a history of the staggering losses suffered by the
U.S. Merchant Marine, both in ships and personnel during World War II. / by Arthur R.
The wreck of the Neva : as narrated in the Description of the unfortunate shipwreck of the
frigate Neva of the Russian-American Company. / by V. N. Berkh…, 1979.
Historical diving. / Historical Diving Society U.S.A., 2004, 2000.
Underwater archaeology, proceedings from the Society for Historical Archaeology
Conference. Underwater archaeology proceedings. 1987, 1989 – 1993, various editors.
In search of our maritime past : proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference on Underwater
Archaeology, Williamsburg, Virginia, January 5-8, 1984. / edited by Jonathan W. Bream …[et al.]./ Society for Historical Archaeology, 1984