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Wild life of Australia

V. Serventy

Wild life of Australia

by V. Serventy

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Nelson .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby V. Serventy.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19945398M

But the list is about books set in Australia, and at least The Book Thief is not set there even though the author is Australian. reply | flag * message by Booklovinglady (last edited AM) (new) AM. Vernon God Little is not set in Australia and has been removed from the list. (Excellent book by the way but. More than species of Australian native animals - mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians - use tree hollows. Many of these species are threatened, or are in decline, because of land-use practices such as grazing, timber production and firewood collection. This work is an account of the dependent fauna of Australia, and introduces a considerable amount of new data on development of hollows.

- Pictures books for introducing kids to Australian animals. Australia Theme. Laura Jean McKay. Laura Jean McKay is the author of Holiday in Cambodia (Black Inc. ), shortlisted for three national book awards in Australia. Her work appears in Meanjin, Overland, Best Australian Stories, The Saturday Paper, and The North American is a lecturer in creative writing at Massey University, with a PhD from the University of Melbourne focusing on literary animal.

Australia has a spectrum of relatively unique wildlife, largely in part to it's geographic seclusion from the rest of the world. "Australia's Most Dangerous" by Australian Geographic is a concise, accessible field guide to our remarkable but sometimes lethal snakes, spiders, insects and marine creatures, and includes up-to-date first-aid advice.. Each chapter is written by a recognised expert. Australia’s mammalian wildlife is unique from the rest of the world. The dingo, or wild dog, is our largest carnivorous mammal, while the numbat, quoll and Tasmanian devil are each generally the size of an average house cat.


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