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Cooke, Simon

Works: 2 works in 3 publications in 1 language and 870 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Simon Cooke
Travellers' tales of wonder : Chatwin, Naipaul, Sebald by Simon Cooke( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study challenges a sensibility of disenchantment with travel. It reassesses travel writing as an aesthetically and ethically innovative form in contemporary international literature, and demonstrates the crucial role of wonder in the travel narratives of writers such as Bruce Chatwin, V.S. Naipaul, and W.G. Sebald
Assessment and management of unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk in the marine environment by Nick Cooper( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unexploded ordnance (UXO) are explosive weapons that did not explode when they were employed and still pose a risk of detonation. Naval battles, bombing during world wars and the disposal of expired munitions have left UXOs in the sea. These pose a challenge to any construction activity that takes place because of the changing marine environment, poor historical reporting of UXOs, a lack of marine UXO removal specialists, the variety of UXOs and unknown quantities of UXOs that may exist. This book outlines the assessment and management of UXOs --
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.11 for Travellers ... to 0.80 for Assessment ...)