Underwater Africa, by Al J Venter


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Underwater Africa
Al J Venter

Hardback with dust jacket in very good condition. Dust jacket slightly rubbed at ends of spines. HDS bookplate on inside front cover.

There are ore wrecks off South Africa’s coast than any other area in the world. On one 160km stretch of coastline Lloyd’s estimates that there are the wrecks of 300 ships which have foundered over the previous 3 centuries. Only a handful have been pinpointed and located by divers. More than wrecks there are sharks, coral gardens all of which are mentioned in this book.

164 pages
B&W and colour photographs
215 mm x 285 mm (approx. 8.5 in x 11.25 in)
1971, Purnell and Sons (SA) Pty Ltd, Capetown

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Weight 1.3 kg
Dimensions 34 × 25 × 3 cm