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The Captain and His World
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  • English
Paragon House Publishers
Biography: general, Oceanographers, Cousteau, Jacques Yves, Biography / Autobiography, Biography/Autobiography, General, Biography, F
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9384703M
ISBN 101557784159
ISBN 139781557784155

The book paper quality is excellent, the text is easy to understand. Unfortunately, I ordered this for a friend's birthday and although listed as in new condition, it arrived with an inscription on the first page from someone else.

I should have returned it, but needed it for his birthday party and tried tearing out the offending page with the Cited by: Jacques-Yves Cousteau has 98 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jacques-Yves Cousteau’s most popular book is The Silent World.

In the s, Jacques Cousteau produced a series of 20 volumes under the overall heading "The Ocean World of Jacques Cousteau" with individual sub-titles for each volume.

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Volume 21 (Calypso) was added some year later. These were so popular they were re-published in various editions around the world/5(6).

The Cousteau Society is restoring the iconic Calypso so that it can once again take to the seas as an ambassador of the oceans and be part of new expeditions around the world. How you can help. Preserving Jacques Cousteau's legacy. Cousteau understood, before others did, how critical our Water Planet is to our survival.

And he dedicated his. Although I grew up watching Jacques Cousteau specials, I still learned a lot from this book. Like all gifted non-fiction writers, Brad Matsen is able to write about complex issues in a way that enables the uninformed to understand, so I was able to comprehend and appreciate the challenges of air pressure and its regulation as well as other difficulties of deep sea diving/5.

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Cousteau produced and starred in many television programs, including the American series The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau (–76). Several documentaries were coproduced with his son Philippe, until Philippe’s untimely death in a plane crash in CousteauX, London, United Kingdom.

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In Cousteau book book published a couple of years ago, Jean-Michel Cousteau accused his stepmother, a former air hostess, of "walking off" with his father's legacy "without having any commitment to. Fabien Cousteau is the grandson of famed sea explorer Jacques Cousteau, and a third-generation ocean explorer and filmmaker.

He has worked with National Geographic, Discovery, PBS, and CBS to produce ocean exploration documentaries and continues to produce environmentally-oriented content for schools, books, magazines, and ed on: Ma The Random House Atlas of the Oceans by Jacques Cousteau, Danny Elder, John Pernetta, Jill Bailey, Tony Hare and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at First Thus.

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French first of this Cousteau study of coral reefs, signed by Jacques Cousteau. Signed on the half-title page with Cousteau book one-word inscription to a previous owner.

Blue cloth, pages, illustrated. The book has a bit of rust on the front pastedown page and front free endpaper from a paper clip that had been at top of those pages. This is a wonderful book - beautifully written and gorgeously illustrated. It takes you on an almost dream-like, very lovely, poetic journey that includes the ocean, Jacques Cousteau's life, fish and ocean creatures, nature - and having dreams as a child and 5/5(5).

The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau read aloud. The information about Jacques Cousteau shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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The Jacques Cousteau Odyssey: The Complete Series is a six-disc DVD box set featuring the entire episode run of the show, as Cousteau and his crew follow dolphins and whales, explore the legend of Atlantis, visit Easter Island, investigate the wreckage of ocean vessels, sail 5/5(2).

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Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel. Ecologist, adventurer, celebrity, businessman—Cousteau was a brilliant and complex individual, and Madsen’s biography captures him in style.

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Jacques Cousteau was the world's ambassador of the oceans. His popular TV series brought whales, otters, and dolphins right into people's living rooms. Now, in this exciting picturebook biography, Dan Yaccarino introduces young readers to the man behind the snorkel.

From the first moment he got a glimpse of what lived under the ocean's waves, Cousteau was : Scholastic. About Jacques Cousteau. Jacques-Yves Cousteau (–) 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.

On February 3,French oceanographer Jacques-Yves Cousteau publishes The Silent World, a memoir about his time exploring the became a. Cousteau has also written over 15 books, including a volume encyclopedia, The Ocean World of Jacques Cousteau. He has produced numerous videotapes and has written a column, "Pulse of the Sea," for the Saturday Review, in addition to numerous articles for.

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Cousteau helped demystify undersea life, documenting its remarkable variety, its interdependence, and its fragility. Author: Jacques Yves Cousteau,Alexis Sivirine; Publisher: Harry N Abrams Inc ISBN: N.A Category: Nature Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A study of Cousteau's specially designed ship "Calypso" details the vessel's technical modifications, and equipment and discusses Cousteau's diverse scientific expeditions and investigations.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Jacques Cousteau was a French undersea explorer, researcher, photographer and documentary host who invented diving and scuba devices, including the Aqua-Lung.

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