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Country : A Continent, a Scientist and a Kangaroo

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In his most thrilling and personal book, Tim Flannery writes a love letter to his homeland, drawing on three decades of extensive travel, research and field work to reveal its unique nature. Flannery shows how the kangaroo is inseparable from the environment that created it. And he reveals the vast continent to be a land of subtlety and complexity that becomes comprehensible to those who take the time to learn its hidden and ancient languages.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 129 x 197 x 17mm | 220g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141026944
  • 9780141026947
  • 571,801

About Tim Flannery

Tim Flannery is an internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer and conservationist, described by Sir David Attenborough as being 'in the league of the all-time great explorers like Dr David Livingstone'. His books include The Future Eaters, The Eternal Frontier, Throwim Way Leg, A Gap in Nature and The Weather Makers.
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4 35% (69)
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