Category:

 Natural World

Series:Australian Green Guides
Awards:Winner of Whitley Award for the Best Children's Book in the Zoological Field 1999.

Information is organized simply, with individual species entries describing key characteristics such as where they are found, food requirements and behavioural habits. Each entry is accompanied by colour photographs and, where appropriate, distribution maps. A key feature of... read more

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: 9781864363067
: New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited
: New Holland (Australia)
: 178mm X 130mm X 13mm
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: Terence R. Lindsey
: Paperback
: illustrated edition
: 96
: maps, 150 colour photos
: books
Parrots of Australia
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 Natural World

Series:Green Guide Ser.
Awards:Winner of Whitley Award for the Best Children's Book in the Zoological Field 1999.

This text is intended for readers who do not know anything about snakes and other reptiles, but would like to find out about them. The book introduces all major reptile groups including snakes, crocodiles, turtles and lizards, with an emphasis on those spec... read more

General Fields
: 9781864363425
: New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited
: New Holland (Australia)
: 178mm X 130mm X 13mm
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: Gerry Swan
: Paperback
: illustrated edition
: en
: 99
: PSVW5
: maps, 150 colour photos
: books
Snakes and Other Reptiles of Australia
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 Natural World

Leading landscape photographers Diane Cook and Len Jenshel present Wise Trees--a stunning photography book containing more than 50 historical trees with remarkable stories from around the world. Supported by grants from the Expedition Council of the National Geographic Society, Cook a... read more

General Fields
: 9781419727009
: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
: 27.90 cmmm X 30.50 cmmm
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: Diane Cook; Len Jenshel; Verlyn Klinkenborg (Introduction by)
: Hardback
: 1
: English
: 192
: 93 color photographs
: books
Wise Trees
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All Animal Beings have their own unique personalities, they share our emotions, they share our fears, and they share our love.
For many years we were taught that animals were mere automatons, driven purely by instinct. Even as a young child I could instinctively tell from... read more

General Fields
: 9781742579290
: New Holland Publishers, Limited
: New Holland Publishers, Limited
: 1.25 Inches X 11.2 Inches X 11.58 Inches
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: Ken Drake; Beck Drake; Zoo Studio Staff (Contribution by)
: Hardback
: 1017
: English
: 304
: Full Colour Throughout
: books
All Animal beings
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Category:

 Natural World

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

It is hard to overstate just how unusual Europe was towards the end of the age of the dinosaurs. It was a dynamic island arc whose individual landmasses were made up of diverse geological types, including ancient continental fragments, raised segments of oceanic crust... read more

General Fields
: 9781925603941
: Text Publishing Company
: Text Publishing Company
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Tim Flannery
: Paperback
: 1810
: English
: 4 Non Fiction
: 368
: books
Europe: A Natural History
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Category:

 Natural World

Series:Michelin Green Guides

The Australian Green Guides have been created for wildlife enthusiasts of all ages. The most commonly asked questions are answered with particular emphasis on fascinating behavioural insights into both common and unusual creatures. The pages are alive with entertaining and informative text accompanied by exciting action photography.

General Fields
: 9781864366631
: New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited
: New Holland (Australia)
: 180mm X 128mm X 7mm
Special Fields
: Martyn Robinson
: Paperback
: new
: en
: 96
: illustrations
: books
Dangerous Creatures of Australia
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Australia is a large country with a wide range of climates and habitats. Our island continent is home to lizards, snakes, turtles and crocodiles that are famous the world over. Welcome to the fascinating world of Australian Reptiles.

General Fields
: 9781742034287
: Wild Dog Books
: Wild Dog Books
: 31.00 cmmm
Special Fields
: Charles Hope
: Paperback
: en
: 64
: books
The Book of Australian & New Zealand Reptiles
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Anthropologist and equestrian expert Susanna Forrest presents a singular, sweeping panorama of the horse's prominent role across time and in societies around the world. Fifty-six million years ago, the earliest equid walked the earth-a... read more

General Fields
: 9780802126511
: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
: Atlantic Monthly Press
: 229mm X 157mm X 38mm
Special Fields
: Susanna Forrest
: Hardback
: English
: 432
: illustrations
: books
The Age of the Horse: An Equine Journey Through Human History
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A humorous and very personal guide written by Bill Bailey about his favourite British birds, complete with drawings, notes and cartoons by the comedian himself.'When herons are spooked they have a habit of vomiting as a defence. Half-digested p... read more

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: 9781786483768
: Quercus
: Quercus
: 208mm X 179mm X 27mm
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: Bill Bailey
: Hardback
: 1
: English
: 224
: books
The Bill Bailey's Remarkable Guide to British Birds
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 Natural World

Will help you to identify all the frogs hopping and croaking their way around New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, southern South Australia and southern Queensland. A key, with drawings of distinguishing features, plus a colour photograph and distribution map of each frog, will help you to identify your species.

General Fields
: 9781876334833
: New Holland Publishers
: New Holland Publishers
: --- length: - '22.9' width: - '14.6' units: - Centimeters
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: Marty Robinson
: Paperback
: 3
: 112
: books
A Field Guide to Frogs of Australia
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 Natural World

This invaluable companion to The Mammals of Australia is intended to be taken out into the field and used in conjunction with the more comprehensive volume. Genuinely practical in the outdoors, the book includes accounts of 389 species and newly developed, com... read more

General Fields
: 9781877069819
: New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited
: New Holland Publishers
: 185mm X 145mm
Special Fields
: Steve Van Dyck
: Hardback
: 192
: WNCF
: books
Field Guide to Mammals of Australia
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This is the story of how human beings have consumed the resources they need for their own future. It examines the original "future eaters" who were the first people to leave the Afro-Asian homeland and travel down the chai... read more

General Fields
: 9781876334215
: New Holland Publishers Pty, Limited
: New Holland (Australia)
: 233mm X 154mm
Special Fields
: Tim Flannery
: Paperback
: New edition
: very good
: 424
: Science: general issues; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Natural history, country life & pets
: illustrations
: books
The Future Eaters: An Ecological History of the Australasian Lands and People
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