A Professor of Modern European History at Flinders University, Peter Monteath also specializes in Australian History and has a particular interest in prisoners of war and internment. His book publications include:
- Four Years in a Red Coat: The Loveday Internment Camp Diary of Miyakatsu Kioke (Wakefield Press, 2022) (translated by Hiroko Cockerill, introduction by Monteath and Yuriko Nagata)
- Captured Lives: Australia’s Wartime Internment Camps (National Library of Australia, 2018)
- POW: Australian Prisoners of War in Hitler’s Reich (PanMacmillan, 2011)
He also curates the website Loveday Lives, devoted to the history of the Loveday group of internment camps in Australia (https://lovedaylives.com/).