The Silent World: The International Bestseller By The Father Of Underwater Exploration by Jacques CousteauThe Silent World: The International Bestseller By The Father Of Underwater Exploration by Jacques Cousteau

The Silent World: The International Bestseller By The Father Of Underwater Exploration

byJacques Cousteau

Hardcover | July 1, 2004

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Before becoming the man who introduced us to the wonders of the sea through his beloved television series, Jacques Cousteau was better known as an engineer and the inventor of scuba. He chronicled his early days of underwater adventure in The Silent World—a memoir that was an instant, international bestseller upon its publication in 1954. Now, National Geographic presents a 50th anniversary edition of this remarkable book, allowing readers to once again travel under the sea with Cousteau during the turbulent days of World War II.
Jacques-Yves Cousteau (1910–1997) was a French marine explorer, inventor, filmmaker, and conservationist who sailed the world for much of the late twentieth century, educating millions about the Earth''s oceans—and inspiring their protection. Little of it would have been possible without scuba gear, which Cousteau pioneered...
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Title:The Silent World: The International Bestseller By The Father Of Underwater ExplorationFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:192 pages, 9.3 X 6.3 X 0.7 inShipping dimensions:192 pages, 9.3 X 6.3 X 0.7 inPublished:July 1, 2004Publisher:National Geographic SocietyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0792267966

ISBN - 13:9780792267966

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