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Author Olsen, Penny, 1949-
Title Wedge-tailed eagle / Penny Olsen ; illustrations by Humphrey Price-Jones ; photographs by Peter Merritt.
Imprint Collingwood, Vic. : CSIRO Pub., [2005]

Series Australian natural history series.
Australian natural history series.
Subject Wedge-tailed eagle -- Australia.
Endangered species -- Australia.
Alt Name Price-Jones, Humphrey, 1941-
Merritt, Peter G. (Peter Gorham)
Description 1 online resource (viii, 111 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 Musings; Chapter 2 Eagles and Aborigines; Chapter 3 Early records and names; Chapter 4 Eagles and their relatives; Chapter 5 The eagle's country; Chapter 6 Eagle specifics; Chapter 7 Flight and sight; Chapter 8 Reproduction; Chapter 9 From egg to adult; Chapter 10 Hunting and prey; Chapter 11 Threats; List of scientific names; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Australias Wedge-tailed Eagle belongs to the family of eagles, which together span the world. Eagles are powerful predators, with exceptional powers of flight and sight. They may kill to survive, but they also sleep, play, enjoy a bath, make tender parents, and form lasting relationships.
ISBN 0643093141 (electronic bk.)
9780643093140 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 65193540
Additional Format Print version: Olsen, Penny. Wedge-tailed eagle. Collingwood, Vic. : CSIRO Pub., ©2005 0643091653 (OCoLC)63203453.