Peter FitzSimons


Born
in Peats Ridge, New South Wales, Australia
June 29, 1961

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Peter FitzSimons is one of Australia’s most prominent and successful media and publishing identities. His busy professional life involves co-hosting the breakfast program on Sydney's Radio 2UE, writing weekly columns for the Sydney Morning Herald and Sun Herald newspapers, appearing on Foxtel's Back Page television show and, when time permits, authoring best-selling books. A correspondent for London's Daily Telegraph as well, he is also in high demand as a guest speaker and presenter ...more

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Batavia

4.23 avg rating — 2,253 ratings — published 2011 — 17 editions
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Nancy Wake

4.24 avg rating — 2,420 ratings — published 2001 — 20 editions
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Kokoda

4.26 avg rating — 1,280 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
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Tobruk

4.23 avg rating — 752 ratings — published 2006 — 18 editions
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Mutiny on the Bounty: A sag...

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Burke and Wills: The triump...

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Gallipoli

4.27 avg rating — 527 ratings — published 2014 — 12 editions
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Mawson: And the Ice Men of ...

4.25 avg rating — 492 ratings — published 2011 — 14 editions
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Eureka: The Unfinished Revo...

3.95 avg rating — 487 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
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Ned Kelly: The Story of Aus...

4.13 avg rating — 457 ratings — published 2013 — 13 editions
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“We had a teacher called Fanny Menlove, and I remember once when she was out of the room Nancy went up to the blackboard and wrote it backward - Menlove Fanny - and we all fell around laughing. She got into big trouble, but she didn't seem to mind. She had no fear.”
Peter FitzSimons, Nancy Wake

“One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum. WALTER SCOTT D”
Peter FitzSimons, Nancy Wake Biography Revised Edition

“The good stars met in your horoscope, Made you of spirit and fire and dew. ROBERT BROWNING”
Peter FitzSimons, Nancy Wake Biography Revised Edition

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