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Clive Cussler

Discussion in 'Passings' started by RyanT, Feb 26, 2020.

  1. Joe Underwater

    Joe Underwater ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    But you're going to leave out Al Giordino? Are you kidding?
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  2. AfterDark

    AfterDark Solo Diver

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Rhode Island, USA
    Well he wasn't a main man there are no Al Giordino series. He was however my favorite side kick
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  3. Bubblesong

    Bubblesong ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: Massachusetts
    I just got a copy of the latest release. Bittersweet.
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  4. pelan-pelan

    pelan-pelan Barracuda

    Late to this thread. No news of this in the UK that I saw. I always took one of his books on holiday. Read all of Dirk Pitt, Isaac Bell and Juan Cabrillo. I enjoyed the different styles that his co-writers brought. I hope they run the Sea Hunters in the UK, would be interested to see those. Many thanks to Clive Cussler, who inspired travel and diving, and who knows, maybe he was one of those bearded old men with twinkling eyes who might have passed me on the trail.
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  5. BDIVER1351

    BDIVER1351 Garibaldi

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Mechanicsburg, Pa
    Just learned of this. Read all of Clive's books and presently reading Sea Hunters. Rest in Peace Clive! You are our Hero!
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  6. ND5342

    ND5342 ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Gales Ferry, CT
    I started reading Dirk Pitt books as a teenager in the 80s. He was my Mike Nelson and the reason I joined the Navy and became a diver. Too bad not too many of his books went on to be successful movies.
  7. AfterDark

    AfterDark Solo Diver

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Rhode Island, USA
    I don't know of a novel he wrote that wouldn't make a good movie! I'm not sure Hotsy Totsy of Vin Fiz would have been good as movies but any Pitt, Austin, ect.. would. :)

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