Secondhand. Good condition. Wear to book corners and edges. Scratch on back cover. Pages are sunned. Some foxing marks on top foredge.
Soon after the Great War, the Traverne family abandon England for Australia, but within weeks of their arrival in Perth, they meet the man who will change their lives - Romney Guy, political maverick, newspaper entrepreneur, raconteur, mining magnate and charming fraud.
The hopes, fears and changing fortunes of the Traverne family and the love affair between Jack Traverne and Diana Guy, are manipulated at every twist and turn by the enigmatic Romney Guy. Until at last, amidst the mounting turmoil of the depression years and secessionist movement, the Travernes are forced to take a stand.