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Author Cronin, Leonard, author.

Title The Australian animal atlas / Leonard Cronin ; illustrated by Marion Westmacott.

Publication Info. Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2017.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  J591.994 CRO    AVAILABLE
Edition Revised and updated edition.
Description 47 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 31 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
cartographic image cri rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Previous edition: 1995.
Contents Deserts -- Mangroves -- Mallee and Acacia Scrublands -- Waterways -- Forests and Woodlands -- Seashore -- Rainforests -- Heathlands -- Tropical Wetlands -- Alpine -- Urban -- Index.
Summary Come on a journey into the world of Australia's wildlife, exploring all the different habitats, from parched deserts to lush rainforests...DISCOVER the mammals, birds, reptiles, fish and insects that live there...SEARCH for the animals hidden in each habitat scene...FIND OUT about the fish that walks; the sixth sense of the platypus; the deadly venom of the desert death adder; the strange table manners of the sea star...This environmental atlas of Australian animals by an expert team is full of fascinating facts and superb illustrations.
Subject Zoogeography -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Habitat (Ecology) -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Animals -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Westmacott, Marion, illustrator.
ISBN 9781760294144 (hbk.)
1760294144 (hbk.)

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