seabirds of Australia

by Terence Lindsey

Publisher: Angus & Robertson in North Ryde, N.S.W

Written in English
Published: Pages: 518 Downloads: 463
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  • Sea birds -- Australia

Edition Notes

StatementTerence R. Lindsey ; the National Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife.
ContributionsNational Photographic Index of Australian Wildlife (Project)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL693 L55 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 518 p. :
Number of Pages518
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20655699M
ISBN 10020715192

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Albatrosses (Ocean / Seabirds) Albatrosses (Diomedeidae) - Range: Southern Ocean and the North Pacific; Antipodean Albatrosses - Range: Across the South Pacific from Australia to as far as Chile, from the Tropic of Capricorn south.

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This book is cloned into at least 5 nearly identical books with. Title: THE SEABIRDS OF AUSTRALIA Author Name: Lindsey, Terence R Edition: First Edition Publisher: Angus & Robertson Publishers, North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia Year: Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket Book Condition: Very Good + Jacket Condition: Very Good Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall xv, + pp., colour-plate photographic illustrations throughout, together with small distribution maps.

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