WorldCat Identities

Couper, A. D.

Overview
Works: 54 works in 172 publications in 3 languages and 6,811 library holdings
Genres: Charts, diagrams, etc  Atlases  History  Maps  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: G2800, 912.155146
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by A. D Couper
The Times atlas of the oceans by A. D Couper( )

21 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Times atlas and encyclopaedia of the sea by A. D Couper( )

25 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers every aspect of the ocean environment with over 600 maps, photographs, and illustrations
The geography of sea transport by A. D Couper( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailors and traders : a maritime history of the Pacific peoples by A. D Couper( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like all others who live and work at sea, Pacific mariners face the challenges of an often harsh environment, endure separation from their families for months at a time, revere their vessels, and share a singular attitude to risk and death."--Jacket
Development and social change in the Pacific islands( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Conway history of seafaring in the twentieth century( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marine environment and sustainable development : law, policy, and science : proceedings, the Law of the Sea Institute Twenty-fifth Annual Conference, August 6-9, 1991, Malmö, Sweden by Law of the Sea Institute( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyages of abuse : seafarers, human rights and international shipping by A. D Couper( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of horrific human rights abuses in international shipping. Argues for the rights of seafarers, and international regulation
New cargo-handling techniques : implications for port employment and skills by A. D Couper( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shipping revolution : the modern merchant ship by David Hilling( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of the sea by A. D Couper( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Grand atlas de la mer by Jacques Bersani( )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le grand atlas de la mer vous donne à voir, des grands courants océaniques aux profondeurs abyssales, des plates-formes off shore aux premiers habitats sous-marins, le plus important, le plus méconnu de tous les continents"
The island trade : an analysis of the environment and operation of seaborne trade among three island groups in the Pacific by A. D Couper( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuevas técnicas de manipulación de la carga : repercusiones sobre el empleo y las destrezas del trabajo en los puertos by A. D Couper( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social consequences of maritime technological change by A. D Couper( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bougainville : a report on transport and development on Bougainville island, Papua New Guinea by A. D Couper( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on maritime management training in developing countries by A. D Couper( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who owns the oceans? by A. D Couper( )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Territorial waters in dispute. The Third United Nations Law of the Sea Conference (UNCLOS III) in 1973 attempted a global solution to the problem but it is still short of overall agreement 10 years later.--SCAD summary
The development of fishermen-based policies by A. D Couper( )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This article considers the development of fishing communities with particular reference to Europe and the implications for developing country fishermen of globalisation of European fishing effort. Policy considerations which underlie the development of fishing communities include those relating to fisheries management objectives and the technical management measures which derive from these. The role of government in fisheries policies is considered with special attention paid to impact upon fishermen. Detailed consideration is then given to the development of fishermen's property rights as a management tool, including the introduction of individual transferable quotas (ITQs)
The Celtic Sea : meteorological and oceanographic conditions by A. D Couper( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sailors and traders : a maritime history of the Pacific peoples
Alternative Names
Couper, A. D.

Couper, A. D. 1931-

Couper, A. D. (Alastair Dougal), 1931-

Couper Alastair

Couper, Alastair 1931-

Couper, Alastair D.

Couper, Alastair Dougal 1931-

クーパー, A. D

Languages
English (123)

French (6)

Spanish (3)

Covers
The Conway history of seafaring in the twentieth centuryVoyages of abuse : seafarers, human rights and international shippingThe Shipping revolution : the modern merchant ship