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Cousteau : an unauthorized biography

Author: Axel Madsen
Publisher: New York, New York : Open Road Distribution, 1986. ©1986
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the most influential men of the 20th century, Jacques Cousteau was an eco-emissary whose own life of derring-do brought him fame and the means to proselytize his cause. Ecologist, adventurer, celebrity, businessman, Cousteau was a brilliant and complex individual, and Madsen & rsquo;s biography captures him in style. Madsen, who knew the Cousteau family for over two decades, interviewed Cousteau personally  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Named Person: Jacques Cousteau; Jacques Cousteau
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Axel Madsen
ISBN: 9781504008679 1504008677 1336096543 9781336096547 9781504008570 150400857X
OCLC Number: 912318414
Description: 1 online resource (283 pages)
Responsibility: Axel Madsen.

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One of the most influential men of the 20th century, Jacques Cousteau was an eco-emissary whose own life of derring-do brought him fame and the means to proselytize his cause. Ecologist, adventurer, celebrity, businessman, Cousteau was a brilliant and complex individual, and Madsen & rsquo;s biography captures him in style. Madsen, who knew the Cousteau family for over two decades, interviewed Cousteau personally for this book.

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