National Geographic : 1955 Aug
© National Geographic society + Tales of Adventure Fascinate a Sheik Through a Lebanese interpreter (right), Captain Cousteau regales the Sheik of Abu Dhabi with accounts of underwater exploration. The ruler studies undersea photographs in the author's book, The Silent World. Simone Cousteau, lone woman aboard Calypso, accom panies her husband to the Sheik's dhow. Kodachromes by Louis Malle 4Dhow's Deck Converts to Banquet Table Welcoming Calypso scientists and divers, the Sheik of Abu Dhabi joins them at an Arab feast. Diners squat cross-legged before bowls of lamb-and-rice curry, fruit, sweets, and other delicacies. Dark-robed Sheik sits be side the author at left. Dhow owner Pat Hillyard, an oil company representative, stands at right.