Adventures in Archaeology

Discover a little-known world of archaeology   “Transcendent. A brilliant, thought-provoking exploration of the role of archaeology in understanding the recent past, this book takes the reader on a journey from the frozen north, the depths of the sea, and the vastness of the Pacific to the ends of space.”—James P. Delgado, coauthor of The Maritime … Continue reading Adventures in Archaeology

Florida’s Lost Galleon

“This much-anticipated book gives us a thorough and extremely readable account of Tristán de Luna’s tragic expedition to Florida. It is also a fascinating story of how these long-lost shipwrecks are found and excavated.”—Kathleen Deagan, coauthor of Fort Mose: Colonial America’s Black Fortress of Freedom “Exciting and gripping. This wonderful book tells the story of the … Continue reading Florida’s Lost Galleon

The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá

"Presents for the first time a chronological description of the geography, history, and archaeology of Panamá from a maritime perspective."--Roger C. Smith, author of The Maritime Heritage of the Cayman Islands "An engaging and informative narrative that seamlessly combines history and archaeology to discuss the global importance of the Isthmus of Panamá."--Ben Ford, editor of … Continue reading The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá

Archaeology of East Asian Shipbuilding

"The most comprehensive technical inventory of East Asian shipbuilding and shipwrecks available to date, this detailed analysis refines our understanding of East Asia ship construction."--Hans Konrad Van Tilburg, author of Chinese Junks on the Pacific: Views from a Different Deck "Based on original language sources and the remains of numerous wrecked Asian ships from sites … Continue reading Archaeology of East Asian Shipbuilding

Site Formation Processes of Submerged Shipwrecks

"A major step forward in the effort to create and synthesize a body of formation theory for shipwreck sites by cataloguing the myriad factors affecting such sites across a number of academic fields, ranging from geology and oceanography to history and sociology."—John M. O’Shea, author of Ships and Shipwrecks of the Au Sable Shores Region … Continue reading Site Formation Processes of Submerged Shipwrecks