Peter Firstbrook





Peter Firstbrook


Born
Stanley,County Durham, The United Kingdom

Peter Firstbrook is author of The Voyage of the Matthew (about the explorer John Cabot), Lost on Everest (about George Mallory), and The Obamas: The Untold Story of an African Family. He worked for the BBC for twenty-five years as a television producer, director and executive producer, specializing in historical documentaries. He has won over thirty international awards, including on two occasions the Royal Television Society award for best documentary. He divides his time between London and the Isle of Wight.

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Lost on Everest: The Search...

3.88 avg rating — 219 ratings — published 1999 — 11 editions
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The Obamas: The Untold Stor...

3.79 avg rating — 117 ratings — published 2010 — 13 editions
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A Man Most Driven: Captain ...

3.97 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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The Voyage Of The Matthew: ...

3.93 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1997 — 4 editions
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Surviving The Iron Age

3.38 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2003
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