Books in Order
Name: Clive Eric Cussler
Born: 15 July, 1931
Place of birth: Aurora, Illinois, USA
First book: The Mediterranean Caper
Previous employment: aircraft mechanic
Fun fact #1: Clive founded NUMA (the National Underwater and Marine Agency), which has gone on to discover over 60 shipwrecks of historical significance.
Fun fact #2: Clive served in the US Air Force during the Korean War.
Clive Cussler Book List & Suggested Book Order
Clive Cussler Biography
Clive Eric Cussler was born on the 15th of July in 1931, which was a Wednesday. For those readers interested in all things astrological, that makes him a Cancerian, which is one of the Water signs.
Clive came into the world in the city of Aurora, which has a population of around 200,000 people and is situated in Illinois, a state in the United States of America (think of the Great Lakes and think of the long one in the middle that droops down - the bottom tip of that touches the top right corner of Illinois). Born to mother Amy Adeline, who was a homemaker and father Eric Edward, an accountant born in Germany, Clive moved from Aurora at an early age and grew up in Alhambra, California.
When he was 14 years old and in the Boy Scouts, he was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout. He spent two years studying at Pasadena City College before enlisting in the United States Air Force so he could play his bit in the Korean War, which lasted from the 25th of June 1950 to the 27th of July 1953. During his period of service, he worked as an aircraft mechanic and flight engineer, and was promoted to...
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If you love Clive Cussler’s books you need the most comprehensive book list available, which includes a check list, alternative titles, page counts, movie adaptations, co-authors, star ratings, and a host of other features, plus:
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- NUMA Files books in order
- Fargo Adventures in order
- Isaac Bell books in order
- Oregon Files books in order
- Sea Hunter, Children's books... everything
- a complete list of nonfiction
Clive Cussler Interview
Clive talks about the organization which inspires his NUMA series, how he undertakes research, and his passion of cars. He comments on an invitation he received to dive the Titanic which sank in 1912. Did he accept? Watch and discover for yourself.
Why Read the Clive Cussler Dirk Pitt Books in Order or Fargo Adventures in Order?
Clive Cussler, the octogenarian author from the USA, has been writing books for decades, both drawing on his passions - undersea exploration - and his military experience - he served during the Korean War. So, whether it's the Dirk Pitt series, Isaac Bell series, Kurt Austin series, or the Sam and Remi Fargo books, you know you're in for a serious, heavy-weight adventure. Are they any good? Clive has had sixteen consecutive New York Times bestsellers!
This Clive Cussler book list gives all the Clive Cussler books in chronological order, so you see the characters develop and witness events at the correct time, just as Clive intended.
So, if ever you've wondered about the Clive Cussler book order or the Dirk Pitt reading order, here they are.