This sweeping tale captures the essence of Texas on a staggering scale as it chronicles the life and times of cattleman Jordan "Bick" Benedict, his na´ve young society wife, Leslie, and three generations of land-rich sons. Giant is a sensational story of power, love, cattle barons, and oil tycoons. Recommended for grade 10. Mature content. 2000 edition, Perennal Classics. Dimensions: 5.25 x 8 inches. Soft cover. 409 pp.