Among the islands

Tim Flannery

Research output: Book/ReportBook


Twenty-five years ago, a young curator of mammals from the Australian Museum in Sydney set out to research the fauna of the Pacific Islands. With accounts of discovering, naming and sometimes eating new mammal species; being thwarted or aided by local customs; and historic scientific expeditions, Tim Flannery takes us on an enthralling journey.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationMelbourne
Number of pages246
ISBN (Print)9781921758751
Publication statusPublished - 2011


  • Flannery, Tim F. (Tim Fridtjof), 1956-
  • Adventure and adventurers--Islands of the Pacific--Biography
  • Zoology--Islands of the Pacific
  • Animals--Islands of the Pacific
  • Biological sciences (Pacific Rim countries,Australia)
  • Australian travel writing (Pacific Rim countries,Australia)
  • Natural history - general (Pacific Rim countries,Australia)


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