Jeff Cooper would have been 100 years old today.

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His books are a great read. If you have time on your hands with the Rona check out his books. You will be better for it. I liked them all but I found The Art of the Rifle and To Ride, Shoot Straight and Speak the Truth his finest works.
Him and Ayoob wrote some good stuff. I read Ayoob's In the Gravest Extreme shortly after I first started carrying at 21 years old and it is a great book. I don't remember the last thing by Cooper I read though. Gonna poke through the book case tonight.
 
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One of our local shooters has a middle name Cooper.

His father still has the letter "Col. Cooper would be glad to send an autographed picture for you son once he gets back from safari" and, I hope, the bag of "Cooper 45" headstamped brass I found at Beikirch's in E Rochester, NY ages before that store went belly up.

> I read Ayoob's In the Gravest Extreme
My claim to fame - that is my Beretta 92SB in the book. Mas put it serial number down at my request, but the wear marks would provide a match if Rick Harrison had his buddy appraise it.
 

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Him and Ayoob wrote some good stuff. I read Ayoob's In the Gravest Extreme shortly after I first started carrying at 21 years old and it is a great book. I don't remember the last thing by Cooper I read though. Gonna poke through the book case tonight.
I've never read any Ayoob stuff, I will pick up In the Gravest Extreme.
 

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Him and Ayoob wrote some good stuff. I read Ayoob's In the Gravest Extreme shortly after I first started carrying at 21 years old and it is a great book. I don't remember the last thing by Cooper I read though. Gonna poke through the book case tonight.
I have two copies of this book, one was autographed by Mas when I bought it from him many years ago. I've read it twice and recommend it every time I teach an NRA personal protection class. I also have a couple more of his books. Good stuff.
 

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Him and Ayoob wrote some good stuff. I read Ayoob's In the Gravest Extreme shortly after I first started carrying at 21 years old and it is a great book. I don't remember the last thing by Cooper I read though. Gonna poke through the book case tonight.
I keep giving that book away to people that are starting to carry...I even gave one away that Mas signed. I'll never get that one back, I'm sure. I should buy another one and not give this one away.
 

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I keep giving that book away to people that are starting to carry...I even gave one away that Mas signed. I'll never get that one back, I'm sure. I should buy another one and not give this one away.
I loaned mine to a buddy from England. He got his alien LTC so I thought he would enjoy the read. He ended up moving to NC and I asked him if he still had the book months after they’d settled in. He did, and mailed it back to me.
 
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