The sea hunters
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New York : Simon & Schuster, 1996.
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Clive Cussler is acclaimed worldwide as the Grandmaster of Adventure, and his series of novels starring his action hero Dirk Pitt now have over 70,000,000 copies in print.

Whether it's deep-sea diving, climbing mountains, or driving classic automobiles, adventure is at the heart of Cussler's life. As Cussler himself writes, "Providing my readers adventure tales based around a devil-may-care character by the name of Dirk Pitt is only one chapter of my existence. I'm addicted to the challenge of the search, whether it's for lost ship- wrecks, airplanes, steam locomotives, or people."

In The Sea Hunters, his first nonfiction book, Cussler explores the special world of undersea adventure that inspired and has its fictional parallel in the Dirk Pitt novels. He describes his lifelong love for the sea and ships, and how his involvement with the search for John Paul Jones's famous Revolutionary War ship, the Bonhomme Richard, led to his establishing the NUMA (National Underwater and Marine Agency) Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the discovery and preservation of historic shipwrecks.

From the more than sixty shipw

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9611
Language:
English
ISBN:
0684830272 (Hardcover)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cussler, C., & Dirgo, C. (1996). The sea hunters. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cussler, Clive and Craig. Dirgo. 1996. The Sea Hunters. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cussler, Clive and Craig. Dirgo, The Sea Hunters. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cussler, Clive., and Craig Dirgo. The Sea Hunters. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. Print.

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