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The Treasure of the San José

Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession

by Carla Rahn Phillips

  • 33 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • Maritime history,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • Europe - Spain & Portugal,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Shipwrecks,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • Europe - General,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Atlantic Ocean,
  • Barâu Island,
  • Colombia,
  • Naval operations, Spanish,
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Spanish Succession, War of, 1701-1714

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9640628M
    ISBN 100801885809
    ISBN 109780801885808

      The San Jose wreckage was found in and a Colombian court ruled last year that all contents of the Spanish ship are now the property of Bogota's government, as they now reside in Colombian waters. The San Jose was a warship, equipped with 60 guns and a crew bristling with weaponry. She was carrying much of the treasure in the armada, while her sister ships the San .

      'Billions' in treasure found on 18th century shipwreck to be displayed in Colombia The San Jose sank in , it was called the "holy grail" of shipwrecks".Author: Amanda Maile. The Spanish galleon San Jose sank in during the War of Spanish Succession, taking a cargo of gold, silver, emeralds and jewellery from Spain’s South American colonies to a watery grave.

      The discovery of the San Jose shipwreck has all the elements of a great drama: international political intrigue, a treasure of gold and emeralds worth up to .   “The San José discovery carries considerable cultural and historical significance for the Colombian government and people because of the ship’s treasure of cultural and historical artifacts Author: Jason Daley.


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Original, comprehensive, and compelling, The Treasure of the San José separates popular myth from history and sheds light on the human lives associated with a "treasure" ship. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone Cited by: 5.

The Treasure of the San José book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Sunk in a British ambush inthe Spanish galleon /5. Sunk in a British ambush inthe Spanish galleon San José was rumored to have one of the richest cargos ever lost at sea. Though treasure hunters have searched for the wreck's legendary bounty, no one knows exactly how much went down with the ship or exactly where it sank.

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The Treasure of the San Jose. Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession. Carla Phillips. Sunk in a British Ambush inthe Spanish Galleon San Jose' was rumored to have one of the riches Cargoes ever lost The Treasure of the San José book sea.

This book not only covers the history of the battle but discusses the vast treasure that has never been found. The Treasure of the San Jose by Carla Rahn Phillips,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(14).

The Treasure of the San José Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession (Book): Phillips, Carla Rahn: Book NewsIn a third book on Spanish maritime trade and warfare, Phillips (comparative early modern history, U.

of Minnesota) profiles the royal galleon San José, which was sunk while confronting an English adversary in June on a voyage back to Spain from the New World as. Certainly the most fascinating portion of the book was Phillips minute description of the battle that resulted in the loss of the San Jose." — PhiloBiblos "It sounds like the title of a boy's own adventure tale or an Erroll Flynn movie, and rightly so: The Treasure of San José has a swashbuckling spirit and contains all the elements for an.

Account and sworn statement of Don José López Molero, master of silver on the almiranta San Joaquín and later on the capitana of the squadron of General Jean-Baptiste Ducasse. Excerpted from the accounts of José López Molero, dated 14 MarchArchivo General de Indias, Seville, Contaduría, leg.

fols. –   The San Jose was launched in and served as part of the Spanish treasure fleet, a convoy of ships tasked with transporting valuable items from the Spanish Empire back to : Erin Blakemore.

Buy The Treasure of the San José: Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession Reprint by Phillips, Carla Rahn (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5).

Book Review | November 01 The Treasure of the San José: Death at Sea in the War of the Spanish Succession Author: John S.

Leiby. The San José’s treasure laden hulk contains unimaginable tonnages of gold, silver and emeralds, but its historical and cultural artifacts will be priceless for the Colombian government and people.

As such, the Colombian Government plans to preserve and publicly exhibit the wreck’s contents, including ceramics, cannons and other oceanic. Original, comprehensive, and compelling,The Treasure of the San José separates popular myth from history and sheds light on the human lives associated with a "treasure" ship.

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30 Day Replacement Guarantee. Free Shipping. Cash On Delivery. Golden Treasures of the San Juan contains fabulous stories of lost mines, bullion, and valuable prospects of one of the most beautiful mountain areas of the United States. Many of the stories are based on the personal adventures of author Cornelius.

When the Indian Mountain Lands (the San Juan) were ceded inthe wild region was thrown open to prospectors seeking its gold and silver riches/5(9). Get this from a library. The treasure of the San José: death at sea in the War of the Spanish Succession. [Carla Rahn Phillips] -- Sunk in a British ambush inthe Spanish galleon San José was rumored to have one of the richest cargos ever lost at sea.

Though treasure hunters have searched for the wreck's legendary bounty. San José was a gun, 3-masted galleon of the Spanish was launched inand sank in battle off the coast of Cartagena, Colombia, in while laden with gold, silver and emeralds worth about US$17 billion as of The sunken ship was located by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in November In July it was announced that a salvage operation would Builder: Spanish Navy.

Get this from a library. The treasure of the San José: death at sea in the War of the Spanish succession. [Carla Rahn Phillips]. Known as the San Jose, the Spanish galleon was sunk by the British Navy more than years ago while carrying a wealth of gold, silver and emeralds.

The Colombian President announces the discovery of the sunken Spanish galleon San Jose, long rumoured to be laden with silver and gold. Report by Asana Green. Treasures of the world uncovered. episode 1 "The San Jose" adventures with jeff.

The $17 billion shipwreck and other treasures rescued from the deep Treasure Ship San Jose.The estimated $1bn (£m) treasure of the San José, which is still on the bottom of the ocean but located inis estimated to be worth about 4 billion US dollars based on the speculation that it likely had 7 million Spanish pesos in registered gold on board at the time of its sinking, similar to its surviving sister ship, the San on: Cartagena de Indias.