Australian Wildlife: An Introduction to Familiar Species

Australian Wildlife: An Introduction to Familiar Species

by James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung
     
 


The world's third-largest island nation has a wide range of wildlife - there are over 450 species of mammals, 300 species of lizards, 110,000 species of insects, not to mention 800 species of birds. Australian Wildlife is the ideal pocket-sized reference guide for bird lovers of all skill levels. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and…  See more details below

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The world's third-largest island nation has a wide range of wildlife - there are over 450 species of mammals, 300 species of lizards, 110,000 species of insects, not to mention 800 species of birds. Australian Wildlife is the ideal pocket-sized reference guide for bird lovers of all skill levels. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species. A map of the prominent vegetation zones found in Australia has also been included. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and resident alike. Made in the USA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583550359
Publisher:
Waterford Press Ltd.
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Series:
Pocket Naturalist Guide Series
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
621,864
Product dimensions:
3.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.10(d)

Meet the Author


Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.

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