Freyberg: A Life

Paperback: $30.00
ISBN-13: 9780947506728
Published: October 2020

Additional Information

224 pages | 15 b&w & 8 color illustrations
  • About the Book
  • In this fresh account of one of the 20th-century’s great New Zealanders, Matthew Wright approaches Bernard Freyberg the man rather than the more widely known figure of a military leader. What took a humble immigrant child in Wellington to become a hero in two wars, friend to literary giants and politicians, very private father and husband, and very public Governor General? Freyberg: A Life is the most accessible biography on ‘Tiny’ Freyberg yet, with numerous black and
    white photos.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Matthew Wright, Author

      Matthew Wright is the prolific author of over 60 books on a wide range of topics for all ages, principally New Zealand history. A highly respected historian, he is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society. His other books with Oratia are Freyberg — A Life’s Journey and The New Zealand Experience at Gallipoli and the Western Front. He lives in Wellington (see