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Did you know that the word cockatoo comes from the Malay word kakatua? Or that most cockatoos are left footed? Did you know that their closest relatives are parrots; and that they're amongst the world's longest living birds?

From Galahs and Sulphur-crested cockies to the endangered Carnaby's Black Cockatoo, there is a lot to learn about Australia's cheekiest and much-beloved feathered friends. Richly illustrated with over 80 interpretations of the species, Cockatoo is the perfect gift for animal lovers, illustration buffs, and tourists alike.

A contemporary design-conscious souvenir for international and local tourists. Featuring international and local illustrators.

Author: Assorted Illustrators in conjunction with BirdLife Australia.

Format: Softcover.

Language: English.

Dimensions (cm): 17 x 13 x 1.2

Weight (kg): .45

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