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Wedge-tailed eagle

by Penny Olsen

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Published by CSIRO Pub. in Collingwood, Vic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life Sciences,
  • Animals,
  • Ornithology,
  • SCIENCE,
  • NATURE,
  • Birdwatching Guides,
  • Wedge-tailed eagle,
  • Endangered species,
  • Zoology,
  • Birds

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPenny Olsen ; illustrations by Humphrey Price-Jones ; photographs by Peter Merritt
    SeriesAustralian natural history series, Australian natural history series
    ContributionsPrice-Jones, Humphrey, 1941-, Merritt, Peter G. (Peter Gorham)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.F32 O47 2005eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (viii, 111 p.)
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27095471M
    ISBN 100643093141
    ISBN 109780643093140
    OCLC/WorldCa65193540

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A master of the sky, it is both revered and reviled. Spirit of the Wedge-tailed Eagle is the culmination of four decades of intimate study of this iconic bird by Australia's leading bird painter, Humphrey Price-Jones.

It includes more than 30 magnificent full-color paintings as.