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Prehistoric Giants: The Megafauna of Australia

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Step back to a time when giant goannas and marsupial lions stalked the Australian bush. Imagine herds of two-tonne Diprotodon roaming the plains, and flocks of flightless ducks bigger than emus striding across the shallow inland sea.

Prehistoric Giants
, the second in the Museum Victoria Nature series, is a guide to the Australian megafauna of the Pleistocene--a time when h
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Hardcover, 72 pages
Published January 1st 2009 by Museum Victoria
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This is a great book for kids wanting to learn more about Australian Megafauna. It has great illustrations and is easy to read.
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Danielle is the author of several narrative non-fiction books including Voyages to the South Seas, which won the Victorian Premier's Literary Prize for nonfiction in 2007. She has also written books on Australian palaeontology, killer whales, bushfires and museums as well as publishing essays and academic papers.

Danielle grew up on a boat and studied zoology at university, giving her an abiding in
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