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Stephen Gapps

Stephen Gapps is a public historian working to bring Frontier War histories into broader recognition as Australia’s First Wars. In 2011, he was awarded the NSW Premier’s History Award for regional and community history. Stephen’s The Sydney Wars: Conflict in the early colony 1788–1817 (2018) was the inaugural winner of the Les Carlyon Award for the writing of military history (2020).

Books from this author
The Sydney Wars
May 2018
*Winner of the  Les Carolyn Literary Prize* *Longlisted for the 2019 CHASS Australia Book Prize*
November 2021