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Australia's Mammal Extinctions: A 50 000 Year History [POD]

By: Chris Johnson

Price: $119.95

Publisher: Australia, Cambridge University Press: 2006

Seller ID: A1266

ISBN: 0521686601

Condition: New


NOT IN STOCK - THIS IS A PRINT ON DEMAND TITLE WHICH TAKES 7-10 DAYS TO RECEIVE INTO STOCK - PLEASE TAKE THIS TIMEFRAME INTO ACCOUNT WHEN ORDERING. Of the forty mammal species known to have vanished in the world in the last 200 years, almost half have been Australian. Our continent has the worst record of mammal extinctions, with over 65 mammal species having vanished in the last 50 000 years. It began with the great wave of megafauna extinctions in the last ice-age, and... View more info

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Shadow of the Thylacine: One Man's Epic Search for the Tasmanian Tiger

By: Col Bailey

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Five Mile Press: 2013

Seller ID: 000876

ISBN: 1743464851

Condition: New


In 1967 Col Bailey sighted a Tasmanian tiger in South Australia. Then, in 1993, an encounter with an elderly bushman unlocked previously untold information that led Col into the untrodden wilderness of Tasmania's Weld Valley. Now the truth of this discovery can be revealed about an animal that the experts claim is long extinct. View more info

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The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia

By: David Andrew

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, CSIRO Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: A1262

ISBN: 0643098143

Condition: New


Australia has a rich and unique array of animals, including the largest diversity of marsupials on earth. The recent growth in ecotourism has increased the popularity of mammal-spotting, particularly whale and dolphin-watching, but also spotting of perennial tourist favorites such as koalas and kangaroos. For the first time ever, The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia advises interested amateurs and professionals where to locate many of Australia's mammal... View more info

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Field Companion to the Mammals of Australia

By: Edited by Steve Van Dyck and Ian Gynther and Andrew Baker

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2013

Seller ID: A1260

ISBN: 1877069817

Condition: New


This invaluable companion to The Mammals of Australia (3rd Ed) is intended to be taken out into the field and used in conjunction with the more comprehensive volume. Genuinely practical in the outdoors, this book includes accounts of 389 species and newly developed, comprehensive identification keys. The Field Companion is introduced by a Mammal Distribution Matrix, which provides a classified checklist of all mammals in Australia (including those extinguished since E... View more info

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Mammals of Australia Third Edition *** TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK ***

By: Edited by Steve Van Dyck and Ronald Strahan

Price: $129.99

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2006

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: A1261

ISBN: 1877069256

Condition: New


Now in its third edition, and with over 850 pages, this book provides an account of every species of native mammal known to have existed in Australia. The result of many years of intensive research, The Mammals of Australia has been written by more than 240 authors, all acknowledged experts who have worked in the field with the species they describe. Written in an accessible style, the book provides an account of every species of native mammal known to have existed ... View more info

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John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals of Australia *** TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK ***

By: Fred Ford

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, National Library of Australia: 2014

Seller ID: A1263

ISBN: 064227861X

Condition: New


How poignant it is to look at some of Gould's beautiful images of our animals and know that some are no longer with us, and some are fighting for their lives? In this book, author Fred Ford compares Gould's world, and the world that the animals live in at that time, with the world today. John Gould's Extinct and Endangered Mammals of Australia includes 46 Australian mammal species that, today, are threatened or extinct and that were portrayed in the lavish colour pla... View more info

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Cronin's Key Guide to Australian Mammals

By: Leonard Cronin

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Jacana: 2008

Seller ID: 9781741751109

ISBN: 1741751101

Condition: New


A wonderful introduction to Australian mammals, this guide is packed with information about the behaviour, development, food and habitat of Australia's remarkable mammals. Each entry fully describes the species and its way of life; it even includes clues for finding certain obscure, often nocturnal, creatures by the telltale traces they leave behind. Colourfully illustrated throughout with detailed artwork and with maps showing where each animal occurs, this is a handy f... View more info

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Wildlife of Greater Brisbane 2nd Edition: A Queensland Museum Discovery Guide

By: Michelle Ryan

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, Queensland Museum: 2007

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003417

ISBN: 0977594319

Condition: New


Residents of the Greater Brisbane Region are privileged to live in one of the richest natural environments in Australia. From high mountain rainforest to the barest cityscape, the region is home to an astonishing variety of wild creatures, large and small, seen and unseen. Worms, snails, spiders, insects, fish, frogs, lizards, snakes, birds and mammals, many of them rare or endangered, survive alongside the region's 2.8 million human inhabitants, sharing their homes, b... View more info

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A Field Guide to the Mammals of Australia Third Edition

By: Peter Menkhorst and Frank Knight

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: A1264

ISBN: 0195573951

Condition: New


This fully revised and updated edition of A Field Guide to the Mammals of Australia is the only comprehensive guide to identifying all 382 species of mammals known in Australia. This book provides concise and accurate details of the appearance, diagnostic features, distribution, habitat, and key behavioural characteristics of all mammals known to have occurred in Australia or its waters since the time of European settlement. Each double-page spread provides all the in... View more info

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Field Guide to Australian Mammals: An Australian Nature Field Guide

By: Steve Parish

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2016

Seller ID: A1267

ISBN: 1922225312

Condition: New


The Field Guide to Australian Mammals is an essential home reference and mammal identification guide, and will make an excellent companion for identifying mammals when travelling around Australia. It contains outstanding photographs of 260 Australian mammals and extensive information on each regarding habitat, behaviour, diet, breeding, lifespan, distribution, special features and reproduction. The well-known Australian naturalist Les Hall has written an Identification K... View more info

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Green Guide: Mammals of Australia *** TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK ***

By: Terence Lindsey

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 1998

Seller ID: A1265

ISBN: 186436307X

Condition: New


Behavioural insights, action photography and your questions answered. 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. About the Author: Terence Lindsey's interests encompass... View more info