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Common Australian birds.

Bell, Alan.

Common Australian birds.

by Bell, Alan.

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Birds -- Australia

    • Edition Notes

      First ed. published in 1956 under title: Some common Australian birds.

      StatementDrawings by Shirley Bell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL693 .B4 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 218 p.
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5007470M
      ISBN 100195500431
      LC Control Number76525688

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      Shows Morcombe Field Guide to Australian Birds: species, illustrations. Site has photos, behavior video, calls, additional information to supplement book, especially for difficult species. Where and when to see Australian birds, current conditions. Other books: birds, wildlife, travel. Kids pages. Find out more about the unique and ingenious ways Australian birds have adapted to habitats. The Australian Museum has one of the largest ornithological collections in the Southern Hemisphere, containing a wide cross-section of these feathered animals.


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