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About Stephen Cooper

I was born in 1948. I graduated from Oxford in 1969, with a degree in Modern History. I qualified as a solicitor in 1972.

Articles about places I have visited:THE LOST CHAIN OF CORNWALL;A VISIT TO WATERLOO; NORMANDY,2017. A VISIT TO ST SAUVEUR

2015 saw the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt. My book AGINCOURT, MYTH & REALITY, 1415-2015 was published and favourably reviewed. Here are two relevant articles:

FIVE NOVELS ABOUT AGINCOURT; VISITORS TO AGINCOURT

Here is my novel about the aftermath AFTER AGINCOURT

The following articles may be read here.

Anglo-Saxon & Medieval history: THE NORMAN CONQUEST; THE BATTLE OF THE SEINE; CELEBRATING BANNOCKBURN, 1314-2014; WAR FOUGHT WITH CHAMPIONS; BATTLES OF THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR/ SPREADSHEET; MEDIEVAL EUROSCEPTICS; THE MIDDLE AGES; THE TRUE AGE OF AUSTERITY THE BARE BONES

The First World War: WHO WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FIRST WORLD WAR; BELGIAN REFUGEES IN CROWLE; THE PITY ABOUT NIALL FERGUSON; DON'T LET'S BE BEASTLY

The English Civil War: THE CLUBMEN; THE DIGGERS

Miscellaneous: THE RISKS TO HEALTH IN RIO DE JANEIRO; THE COLUMBIAN EXCHANGE OF DISEASES; THE BIG BATTTALIONS; SPEENHAMLAND; ORIGINS OF THE ENGLISH PUB; FILIBUSTERS AND FREEBOOTERS; THE FORTY SHILLING FREEHOLDER; EARLY GERMAN COLONIES; BREXIT & ENGLISH HISTORY

Family History: Straw Plaiters of Tring; Our House; The Cooper Family Background; The Coopers; The Hugills; The Thomases; The Masseys;

I have written two memoirs about my childhood. The Jukebox; Visiting Time At The Zoo