The Last Voyage of the San Miguel de Archangel

The Last Voyage of the San Miguel de Archangel

by Robert Baer
     
 

Written from the perspective of the project archaeologist, this is the story of a remarkable, albeit accidental, discovery of a Spanish vessel on a secret mission carrying a unique cargo bound from Peru to the King of Spain, circa 1659. The San Miguel de Archangel carried a sample of the vaunted 'Star of Lima' coinage, minted illegally by the Count Alba de Liste. The… See more details below

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Written from the perspective of the project archaeologist, this is the story of a remarkable, albeit accidental, discovery of a Spanish vessel on a secret mission carrying a unique cargo bound from Peru to the King of Spain, circa 1659. The San Miguel de Archangel carried a sample of the vaunted 'Star of Lima' coinage, minted illegally by the Count Alba de Liste. The ship wrecked with little note in the annals of Florida's history... until now.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781466205239
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
08/06/2011
Pages:
216
Sales rank:
1,380,187
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.46(d)

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