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The most comprehensive one-volume book of identification that shows all Australian bird species.

Since it was first published in 1984, Simpson & Day's Field Guide to the Birds of Australia has been one of the most - if not the most - respected bird guide in the country. It has sold over 500 000 copies. 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 eighth edition has been revised and updated, including some beautiful new plates.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780670072316

    June 25, 2010

    Viking (AU Adult)

    392 pages

    RRP $39.99

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