Peter Cochrane

Peter Cochrane


Peter Cochrane’s 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, 1916–18 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 Minister’s 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.

Photo by Jason McCormack

All sessions featuring Peter Cochrane

Peter Cochrane – Best We Forget: The War for White Australia

17 Nov 2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gallery Space, Ground Floor
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre