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Country : a continent, a scientist & a kangaroo / Tim Flannery
Bib ID 3509740
Format BookBook
Author
Flannery, Tim F. (Tim Fridtjof), 1956-
 
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Edition 2nd ed. 
Description Melbourne : Text Pub., 2005 
258 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 1920885765
Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Introduction: Vanished Country 1
  • 1 A Failed Circumnavigation 7
  • 2 Captain Cook's Kangaroo 15
  • 3 Quokkas, Euros and Stinkers 27
  • 4 The Last of the Frontier 38
  • 5 Of Nailtails and Nailed Tyres 48
  • 6 Kangaroo Essence 56
  • 7 Dead-end in the Inland Sea 70
  • 8 The Mystery of Hopping 79
  • 9 The Brightest Place on Earth 90
 
Notes

Includes index.

First published: 2004.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-255) and index.

Subjects Flannery, Tim F. (Timothy Fridtjof), 1956-  |  Kangaroos -- Evolution.  |  Macropodidae -- Australia.  |  Extinct mammals -- Australia.  |  Extinction (Biology) -- Australia.  |  Natural history -- Australia.  |  Human ecology -- Australia.  |  Australia -- Description and travel.  |  Native animals  |  Kangaroos  |  Evolution  |  Remote areas  |  Aboriginal culture  |  Social customs  |  Description and travel
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