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Roland John Perry OAM (born 11 October 1946) is an Australian author best known for his books on history, especially Australia in the two world wars. His Monash: The Outsider Who Won The War, won the Fellowship of Australian Writers' 'Melbourne University Publishing Award' in 2004. The judges described it as 'a model of the biographer's art.'Fellowship of Australian Writers, 2004, FAW National Literary Awards 2004 , accessed 16 July 2009 In the Queen's Birthday Honours of 2011, Perry was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia 'for services to literature as an author.'It's an Honour. Retrieved 27 October 2014 In October 2011, Monash University awarded Perry a Fellowship for 'high achievement as a writer, author, film producer and journalist.'Monash University, 2011 http://www.monash.edu.au/news/releases/show/fellowships-for-high-achievers, accessed 12 October 2011 His sports books include biographies of Sir Donald Bradman, Steve Waugh, Keith Miller and Shane Warne. Perry has written on espionage, specialising in the British Cambridge Five ring of Russian agents. He has also published three works of fiction and produced more than 20 documentary films. Perry has been a member of the National Archives of Australia Advisory Council since 2006.National Archives of Australia, 2011 http://www.naa.gov.au/about-us/organisation/advisory-council/roland-perry.aspx, accessed 18 July 2011 In late 2012 Perry accepted an adjunct appointment at Monash University as a Professor, with the title ‘Writer-in-Residence’ in the University's Arts Faculty.Monash University, National Centre for Australian Studies, School of Journalism, Australian and Indigenous Studies, Faculty of Arts, 2012

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by Perry, Roland, 1946-
Crows, Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2019 , ©2019
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by Perry, Roland, 1946-
London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1994
 
 
 
 
Uniform title: Programme for a puppet
by Perry, Roland, 1946-
Melbourne : Australian Large Print, 1990, c1979
 
 
by Perry, Roland, 1946-
Richmond, Vic. : William Heinemann Australia, 1988
 
 
 
by Perry, Roland, 1946-
Port Melbourne : Mandarin Australia, 1989, c1988
 
 
 
by Perry, Roland, 1946-
North Sydney, NSW : Random House Australia, 2014 , ©2007
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