Deep Atlantic: life, death, and exploration in the abyss

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1996 - Nature - 395 pages
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This is a definitive account of deep sea exploration, by a celebrated marine artist and author. It first surveys the history of deep sea exploration, then plunges into the Atlantic's great repository of strange and wondrous fauna.

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Deep Atlantic: life, death, and exploration in the abyss

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Ellis (Monsters of the Sea, LJ 11/1/94) has written another fascinating account of the exploration of the last frontier on Earth: the bottom of the sea. Using fiction, such as Jules Verne's Twenty ... Read full review

Contents

The Gulf Stream
25
Exploring the Deep
51
By Submarine Across the Atlantic
89
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About the author (1996)

Richard Ellis is one of America's most celebrated marine artists & writers. The author of ten books, including "The Search for the Giant Squid" & "Men & Whales". Ellis makes his home in New York City.

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