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Peter Earle formerly taught at the London School of Economics and is now Emeritus Reader in Economic History at the University of London. He is the author of more than a dozen books on English social and maritime history, including The Sack of Panamá, and The Pirate Wars, among many others. He lives in England.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Treasure troves -- History.
Shipwrecks -- History.
Salvage -- History.
Explorers -- History.