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Article: Peter Baker to discuss ‘Side-Stepping Shrapnel’ book as part of History Week

Lithgow Mercury

Peter was born and raised in Manly, New South Wales, but has lived in Western Sydney for the past 40 years. With his wife Sandra, they have raised a family of five children. He has always enjoyed researching and writing , particularly short stories, and historical essays. Having retired from a legal practice in Blacktown, New South Wales he has increased his writing output. ‘Side Stepping Shrapnel’ is his first non-fiction book.