Kings in Grass Castles

  • by Mary Durack
  • Narrated by Jenny Seedsman
  • 17 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

"'Cattle Kings' ye call us, then we are Kings in grass castles that may be blown away upon a puff of wind..." - Patrick Durack, 1878. When Patrick Durack left Ireland for Australia in 1853, he was to found a dynasty of pioneers, and build an empire of cattle-land across the great stretches of Australia. His grand-daughter, Mary Durack, with a profound sense of family history, has rebuilt the saga of the Duracks, a saga that is the story of Australia itself, huge, pioneering, and tremendous in concept.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-12-2008
  • Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd