Sealab : America's Forgotten Quest to Live and Work on the Ocean Floor (eBook, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Sealab : America's Forgotten Quest to Live and Work on the Ocean Floor

Author: Ben Hellwarth; 3M Company.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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-- How long can a diver stay underwater? How deep can a diver go? Sealab never received the attention it deserved, yet the program inspired explorers like Jacques Cousteau, broke age-old depth barriers, and revolutionized deep-sea diving by demonstrating that living on the seabed was not science fiction. Today divers on commercial oil rigs and Navy divers engaged in classified missions rely on methods pioneered  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Hellwarth; 3M Company.
ISBN: 9781439180426 1439180423
OCLC Number: 933467847
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource 1 online resource (400 pages)
Contents: Intro; Praise; Description; Author Bio; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Chapter 1: A Deep Escape; Chapter 2: Diving; Chapter 3: Genesis; Chapter 4: Friendly Rivals; Chapter 5: Depth and Duration; Chapter 6: Experimental Divers; Chapter 7: Deep Loss, Deeper Thinking; Chapter 8: Triangle Trials; Chapter 9: "Breathe!"; Chapter 10: The Tiltin' Hilton; Chapter 11: Lessons in Survival; Chapter 12: The Third Team; Chapter 13: The Damn Hatch; Chapter 14: An Investigation; Chapter 15: The Oil Patch; Chapter 16: The Rivals Press On; Chapter 17: The Projects Chapter 18: Answers and QuestionsAppendix: Sealab Aquanaut Rosters; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index; Photo Insert
Responsibility: Hellwarth, Ben.
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