Andrew Scott Cooper

Become a Fan

Andrew Scott Cooper holds advanced degrees from Columbia University, University of Aberdeen, and Victoria University. Dr. Cooper has worked at the United Nations and Human Rights Watch and is a columnist for PBS/Frontline's Tehran Bureau.

Photograph by Alex Efimoff Photography

Andrew Scott Cooper

Become a Fan

Andrew Scott Cooper holds advanced degrees from Columbia University, University of Aberdeen, and Victoria University. Dr. Cooper has worked at the United Nations and Human Rights Watch and is a columnist for PBS/Frontline's Tehran Bureau.

Photograph by Alex Efimoff Photography

Books by this Author

Video

The Quest for Oil

Andrew Scott Cooper draws on newly declassified documents and interviews with some key figures of the 1970s to show how Nixon, Ford, Kissinger, the CIA, and the State and Treasury departments—as well as the Shah and the Saudi royal family— maneuve...

Videos related to this author

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Follow your interests.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Mikhail Gorbachev.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. To Napoleon: "Have you packed your winter boots?"

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Not having started sooner.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Knowing I'm wrong and then admitting it.

Explore

CONNECT WITH US

Get a FREE eBook
when you join our mailing list!