Terry Copp

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Terry Copp (b. 1938) is a Canadian military historian and Professor Emeritus at Wilfrid Laurier University[1] and is Director of the Laurier Centre for Military and Strategic Disarmament Studies.[2][3]

Copp was born and grew up in Montreal. Educated at Sir George Williams University (BA) and McGill University (MA), Copp first published The Anatomy of Poverty: The Condition of the Working Class in Montreal, 1897ħ–1929. Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Limited, 1974. He established a reputation as one of Canada's foremost military historians. He founded the journal Canadian Military History.

His books include Cinderella Army: The Canadians in Northwest Europe, Fields of Fire: The Canadians in Normandy, No Price Too High, The Brigade: The Fifth Canadian Infantry Brigade and The Canadian Battlefields in Italy: Sicily and Southern Italy.

He was involved in battlefield studies tours. He was also the military analyst for the acclaimed television series No Price Too High and a frequent contributor to Legion Magazine.[4]

In November of 2011, with Matt Symes and Nick Lachance, he co-authored Canadian Battlefields 1915–1918: A Visitor's Guide. Canadian Battlefields: 1915–1918

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  1. "Prof. Terry Copp". Laurier Faculty of Arts. Retrieved February 28, 2011. 
  2. "Our Staff". Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies. Retrieved February 29, 2011.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  3. Carson Jerema (February 22, 2011). "Political studies in flux". Winnipeg Free Press. Retrieved February 28, 2011. 
  4. "Articles by Author". Retrieved February 28, 2011.