- Author : Mary Durack
- Publisher : Random House Australia
- Release Date : 2014-11-01
- Genre: Biography & Autobiography
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- 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....