This is a story of a family saga in an historical setting. It starts with the arrival of white men that came from England and settled on the shores of a new land. The story centres on the Parramatta Region of New South Wales, Australia.
Each epoch takes you on a journey through different cultures, customs and people. It unfolds through the years and ends in 1957. In judging history, one can only do it by placing the events in its proper slot of ´time and place.' The O´Grady family and their lives spin on for four generations. Each era is portrayed with details of human interest, personal insights as some characters´ intimate lives are revealed.
'A generation which ignores history has no past or future.' —Robert Heinlein