Robbing a Turkish Bank, on the war ravaged peninsula of Gallipoli, of its hoard of gold, was not the uppermost thought in the minds of two young men from Cumberland when they joined the British army in 1915.
After their return fromThe Great War, via a spell in the trenches of France, they decide to retrieve the hidden gold and continue down to Australia to live a free life in the New World.
They buy two large adjoining tracts of forest land, The Stack and Wongon, both massive one million acre estates, raise families and prosper
Then the dark secret that they left in the Turkish bank vault comes back to haunt them and threatens their families.
This family saga and adventure is full of danger, travel, romance, misplaced love, treachery, greed, infidelity and tribal honour and is based on two true life stories.
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Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: November 6, 2013
Number of Pages: 264