New Zealand Birds

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Kowhai Pub., 1983 - Birds - 111 pages
"Many factors have contributed to the uniqueness of New Zealand's bird life and in common with the landscape there is a rich diversity and beauty that is close to the heart of nature lovers. Within these pages can be seen the flightless species some of which survive marginally because of predators or because of changed environments. There are the migrant waders recorded here in a setting different to their other home in the northern hemisphere. And there are birds that endured the 1800 km Tasman Sea crossing to adapt to "a new way of life" ... Collected within is some of the best work of New Zealands leading bird photographers together with an informative text contributed by three authoritative writers ..."--Inside front cover.

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