South Perth History Buffs –
Join us in two weeks time for a very unique Words with Wine event at the South Perth Library!
South Perth Libraries & Dymocks Garden City invite you to hear author Stephen Robinson share the epic untold story of the German ‘Pirate Wars’ waged on the South Seas during the early years of World War II.
In 1940 the raiders Orion, Komet, Pinguin and Kormoran left Germany and disguised as merchant vessels, they sank or captured 62 allied ships, including HMAS Sydney off the West Australian coast.
Author Stephen Robinson studied Asian history and politics at the University of Western Sydney, graduating with First Class Honours. He has worked at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs researching British atomic weapons tests & as a policy officer in the Department of Defence.
Book Sales and signing available on the night.
This is a FREE library event, but bookings are essential!
Thursday 18 August, 2016
6.30 – 7.30 pm
South Perth Library
To book call 9474 0800 or book online.