Introduction 1 The Limits of Location 2 Ever Westward 3 The Wasteland of the Crown 4 'More English than England' 5 'The finest park land I ever saw . . .' 6 Shepherd Kings of the Darling Downs 7 Kings in Grass Castles: Settling the Top End 8 Australia Felix Bibliography
Barry Stone is a journalist and travel writer. He has written a number of works of popular history, including Great Australian Historic Hotels, The Digger's Menagerie, Mutinies, Secret Army, and Desert Anzacs, and most recently his first foray into architecture: By the Sea.