Field Guide to the Birds of Australia PDF ePub eBook

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Field Guide to the Birds of Australia free pdf Since it was first published in 1984, Simpson and Day's Field Guide to the Birds of Australia has been one of the most respected bird guides in the country. The guide contains 132 superb full-colour plates showing all Australian bird species- key points of identification using the latest classification system- distribution maps for all species- over 900 black-and-white line illustrations- breeding information- a vagrant bird bulletin- a core library list- and easy-to-use indexes. This edition has been revised and updated, including some beautiful new plates.

About Ken Simpson

Ken Simpson was educated at University High School, Victoria, and has had a life-long interest in natural history. His career as a Research Technician in several institutions later led to a position as Lecturer in Primary Science at Deakin University. He is the author of Birds in Bass Strait (1972) and co-author of Birdwatching in Australia and New Zealand (with Zoe Wilson, 1998). Ken is a Past President and Honorary Life Member of the Bird Observers Club of Australia, the recipient of the Honorary degree, Master of Science, from Monash University (1974) and the Australian Natural History Medallion (1996).

Details Book

Author : Ken Simpson
Publisher : Viking Australia
Data Published : 25 June 2010
ISBN : 0670072311
EAN : 9780670072316
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 396 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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