New from Simon & Schuster

The Pollan Family Table by Corky Pollan, Lori Pollan, Dana Pollan and Tracy Pollan
MONEY Master the Game by Tony Robbins
The Cinderella Murder by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke
Revival by Stephen King
Jeter Unfiltered by Derek Jeter
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow by Sophia Loren

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

Read more about this book

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. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Researching and writing THE OIL KINGS.

Q. What’s your best quality?

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

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. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Researching and writing history in a warm climate.

Resources

To download a file to your computer right-click on the link and choose 'save file as'.

High Resolution Images

Explore

CONNECT WITH US

Get a FREE eBook
when you join our mailing list!