Packed full of interesting and useful facts, this handy reference will help you to understand, appreciate and avoid Australia's most dangerous animals. A complete, accessible field guide to our remarkable but sometimes lethal snakes, spiders, insects and marine creatures, all in one place. Whether you live in the city or the bush, this book is a ......
From strange behaviours to special adaptations, Australian science writer Bec Crew celebrate how alien yet relatable so many of the creatures that live amongst us can be. This collection of stories focuses on Australia and the local region, which is home to some perfectly charming oddballs.
This (reissued) much-respected and encyclopaedic guide, first published in 2014, is indispensable to anyone with an interest in the wide variety of fauna and flora to be found in the south west of Australia.
A fully updated second edition of this user-friendly field guide to the mammals of Borneo, covering Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan. The book gives descriptions of all 247 land mammals and 30 marine species. These are superbly illustrated in 141 colour plates.
Informed by Lynch's nearly forty years of experience observing and photographing bears in the wild, and aided by sophisticated digital photo technologies, Bears of the North is an unrivaled collection of enthralling and informative portraits of bears in their natural environments.