Peter Cochrane



Peter Cochranes writing about war includes the award-winning Simpson and the Donkey: The Making of a Legend; the companion volume to the ABC TV series Australians at War; and two studies of wartime photography, The Western Front, 191618 and Tobruk 1941. Cochrane is also the author of Colonial Ambition: Foundations of Australian Democracy, which won the Age Book of the Year award and the Prime Ministers Prize for Australian History, and two works of fiction: the novella Governor Bligh and the Short Man and the recently published novel The Making of Martin Sparrow. ...more

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The Making of Martin Sparrow

4.09 avg rating — 86 ratings — published 2018 — 4 editions
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Best We Forget: The War for...

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Colonial Ambition: Foundati...

3.92 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2006
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Governor Bligh and the Shor...

2.76 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Uncommon Sense: Out of the ...

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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Tips for Time Travelers

2.69 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1998 — 4 editions
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Tobruk 1941

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Simpson And The Donkey: The...

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The Western Front 1916 - 1918

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Australians At War

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