Kings In Grass Castles

Kings In Grass Castles


  • Author : Mary Durack
  • Publisher : Random House Australia
  • Release Date : 2014-11-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781742749976


Kings In Grass Castles Book Description :

'... far better than any novel; an incomparable record of a greart family and of a series of great actions.' The Bulletin When Patrick Durack left Western Ireland for Australia in 1853, he was to found a pioneering dynasty and build a cattle empire across the great stretches of Australia. With a profound sense of family history, his grand-daughter, Mary Durack, reconstructed the Durack saga - a story of intrepid men and ground-breaking adventure. This sweeping tale of Australia and Australians remains a classic nearly fifty years on....

Kings in Grass Castles

Kings in Grass Castles


  • Author : Mary Durack
  • Publisher : Random House Australia
  • Release Date : 2008-04-01
  • Genre: Australia
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781741667592


Kings in Grass Castles Book Description :

'... far better than any novel; an incomparable record of a greart family and of a series of great actions.' The Bulletin When Patrick Durack left Western Ireland for Australia in 1853, he was to found a pioneering dynasty and build a cattle empire across the great stretches of Australia. With a profound sense of family history, his grand-daughter, Mary Durack reconstructed the Durack saga - a story of intrepid men and ground-breaking adventure. This sweeping tale of Australia and Australians remains a classic nearly fifty years on....

To Ride a Fine Horse

To Ride a Fine Horse


  • Author : Mary Durack
  • Publisher : Allen & Unwin
  • Release Date : 2012-07-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781742699431


To Ride a Fine Horse Book Description :

Patsy Durack was born a poor boy in Ireland, but migrated to Australia in the mid-nineteenth century to build up a pastoral empire in the outback....

The Rock and the Sand

The Rock and the Sand


  • Author : Mary Durack
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 1969
  • Genre: Aboriginal Australians
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0733800254


The Rock and the Sand Book Description :

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Crims in Grass Castles
Score: 4
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Crims in Grass Castles


  • Author : Keith Moor
  • Publisher : Penguin Group Australia
  • Release Date : 2009-02-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781742285115


Crims in Grass Castles Book Description :

The true story of Robert Trimbole, Mr Asia and the disappearance of Donald Mackay. Robert Trimbole: race-fixer, drug boss, Mafia powerbroker, murder contractor, arms dealer. In the 1970s Trimbole and the Calabrian Mafia ruled Australia's marijuana trade from their castles in Griffith, NSW – dream homes built with drug money. The business expanded to heroin when Trimbole joined Terry Clark and the notorious Mr Asia syndicate, and then to murder when anti-drugs campaigner Donald Mackay blew the whistle. Walkley Award–winning journalist Keith Moor learned the truth about Mackay's disappearance from those involved, recording candid interviews in the late 1980s with the hit man, his contact and the infamous supergrass Gianfranco Tizzoni, as well as a ...

Castles

Castles


  • Author : Crispin Boyer
  • Publisher : National Geographic Books
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781426308031


Castles Book Description :

Examines the evolution of castles, explores the daily life of the people living there, and shares stories of sieges....

The LEGO Castle Book

The LEGO Castle Book


  • Author : Jeff Friesen
  • Publisher : No Starch Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781718500174


The LEGO Castle Book Book Description :

Filled with stunning photos, step-by-step instructions, and creative ideas for customization—The LEGO Castle Book shows you how to build six mini castles complete with moats, drawbridges, gatehouses, and more! Travel through the history of castle architecture and learn how to build basic castle components like walls, towers, gates, and keeps. Whether your goal is to add realistic details like crenellations, turrets, and parapets to your designs or to create a believable medieval setting, you’ll find endless inspiration in The LEGO Castle Book. Includes complete parts list and building instructions for 6 castles: • Sleeping Dragon • Land’s End • River Gate • Winter Palace • Eight Arches • Mountain Kingdom...

Shadow Castle
Score: 2
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Shadow Castle


  • Author : Marian Cockrell
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2016-02-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781504029728


Shadow Castle Book Description :

In the middle of a deep forest is an enchanted valley and a castle where only shadows live, shadows of kings and queens who have waited for hundreds of years for the spell cast upon them to be broken. One day, a girl named Lucy follows a little dog through a tunnel into the valley and meets the mysterious red-haired Michael, who takes her into the shadow world to meet Prince Mika and his mortal wife Gloria, their children and their children’s children, and to learn the magic that will lift the spell. This new expanded edition contains additional chapters not published in the original 1946 edition....

Bludgers in Grass Castles

Bludgers in Grass Castles


  • Author : Martin Francis James Taylor
  • Publisher : Resistance Books
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Aboriginal Australians
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0909196729


Bludgers in Grass Castles Book Description :

Fierce polemical booklet that affects to tell the real story of the pastoralist industry in Australia and how it impacted on indigenous Australians,the land ,wildlife,forests & soil....

Cattle King

Cattle King


  • Author : Ion L. Idriess
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: Australia
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0207159408


Cattle King Book Description :

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