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Title Florida's lost galleon : the Emanuel Point Shipwreck / edited by Roger C. Smith ; foreword by Elizabeth D. Benchley
Published Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2018
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Contents Foreword / Elizabeth D. Benchley -- The Old Spaniard: introduction / Roger C. Smith -- Marine archaeology comes to Pensacola: archaeological background / Roger C. Smith -- Florida's forgotten colony: historical background / John E. Worth -- Nautical archaeology of a shipwreck: the ship's architecture / James D. Spirek and Joseph Cozzi -- 5. What they left behind: the artifact assemblage / John R. Bratten -- 6. Archaeology in the laboratory: artifact conservation / John R. Bratten -- Pensacola's public participation: outreach and engagement / Della A. Scott-Ireton -- What we learned: conclusions / John R. Bratten, Joseph Cozzi, Della A. Scott-Ireton, Roger C. Smith, James D. Spirek, and John E. Worth -- New discoveries: epilogue / Gregory Cook, John R. Bratten, and John E. Worth
Summary This scholarly trade book tells the story of the Emanuel Point Shipwreck, recounting its discovery, subsequent archival and archaeological investigations, analysis of recovered materials, and interpretation of its role in the 1559 fleet of Tristán de Luna. This book provides a timely and comprehensive accounting of shipwreck research that is written and presented with general readers and scholars in mind
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed February 26, 2018)
Subject Shipwrecks -- Florida -- Pensacola Bay
Underwater archaeology -- Florida -- Pensacola Bay
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Underwater archaeology.
Pensacola Bay (Fla.) -- Antiquities
Gulf of Mexico -- Pensacola Bay.
Form Electronic book
Author Benchley, Elizabeth D., author of foreword
Smith, Roger C., 1949- editor
ISBN 0813052270 (electronic bk.)
9780813052274 (electronic bk.)