An indispensable guide to Australian wildlife with plants and animals from the coral reefs to the rainforests, eucalypt woodlands and deserts. * Over 600 beautifully illustrated images. * Distribution maps. * Comprehensive descriptions. * Information on where they live or grow. A field guide for travellers and a reference book for the home library.
Number of Pages: 240
Publication Date: 1 Jan 2007
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Publication City, Country: St Leonards, NSW, Australia
Dimensions (cm): 20(H) x 13(L)
Weight (gm): 410
Leonard Cronin is one of Australia's foremost natural history authors. Trained as a biologist, he is a prolific writer of books and articles about the Australian flora, fauna and environment, bringing his own fascination with the natural world to the general reader. His books include the bestselling Key Guide series of field guides, Australian Flora, A Journey Through Ancient Kingdoms and Natural Wonders and The Australian Animal Atlas. He also contributes a monthly column about Australian wildlife to the ABC's Gardening Australia magazine.