Deep Water Gold: The Story of RMS Niagara - the Quest for New Zealand's Greatest Shipwreck Treasure

Author(s): Keith Gordon


Deep Water Gold is the complete story of RMS Niagara, a famous Pacific liner sunk in 1940 with eight tonnes of gold bullion off the Northland Coast of New Zealand by the German raider Orion. Keith Gordon links past with present in his story of the history of the Niagara, the German raid, the epic gold salvage ventures and exploring the shipwreck in deep water. A famous ship, wartime action, lost treasure and underwater exploration - a true adventure story to hold the interest of all.

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Product Information

Authors Note; Introduction; Part One -The Ships; Part Two -The Salvors; Part Three -The Explorers; Part Four - Revelations; Epilogue; Appendices; Glossary; Bibliography; Index

General Fields

  • : 9780473100568
  • : SeaRov Technologies Ltd
  • : SeaRov Technologies Ltd
  • : January 2005
  • : 230mm X 152mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Keith Gordon
  • : Paperback
  • : 1st Edition
  • : Very Good
  • : 288
  • : 53 b&w photos, 51 colour photos, 1 map, 1 plan