David Dodge's Plunder of the Sun is about the search for lost gold in
South America. It's one of Hard Case's early reprints.
On Sun, Aug 10, 2008 at 4:58 PM, Ed Lynskey <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Good topic. IIRC, Gil Brewer's THREE-WAY SPLIT (from Stark House) involves
> underwater treasure. I enjoyed reading it.
> --- On Sun, 8/10/08, jacquesdebierue <email@example.com> wrote:
>> From: jacquesdebierue <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Subject: RARA-AVIS: Hardboiled treasure hunters?
>> To: email@example.com
>> Date: Sunday, August 10, 2008, 5:46 PM
>> After watching an interesting documentary about the Odyssey
>> and its incredible finds, especially one that is in court,
>> I wonder
>> about the topic of treasure hunting in hardboiled
>> literature. This
>> case would make for good thrillers. The advances in
>> technology have
>> changed the game considerably.
>> P.S. The current conflict is that the enormous load of
>> silver (600
>> thousand coins) came from a disputed location. Odyssey says
>> it came
>> from somewhere in the Atlantic. The Spanish government says
>> it had to
>> come from the Mediterranean, in Spanish waters.
>> RARA-AVIS home page: http://www.miskatonic.org/rara-avis/
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