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In November 1761 a vicious storm sent the Auguste, a ship carrying millionaire passengers and a cargo laden full of gold to its doom in Cape Breton bay, Canada. Almost 250 years later, a team of archaeologists and divers have set out to find the wreck of the Auguste and retrieve the lost treasure. This amazing story of riches and tragedy also recounts one survivor’s incredible adventure an epic overland trek of 1000 miles in the dead of Canadian winter and his will to persevere, survive and return home.

In November 1761 a vicious storm sent the Auguste, a ship carrying millionaire passengers and a cargo laden full of gold to its doom in Cape Breton bay, Canada. Almost 250 years later, a team of archaeologists and divers have set out to find the wreck of the Auguste and retrieve the lost treasure. This amazing story of riches and tragedy also recounts one survivor’s incredible adventure an epic overland trek of 1000 miles in the dead of Canadian winter and his will to persevere, survive and return home.

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