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The warbling and carolling of the Australian magpie are ordinary to many even if few people realize that it ranks one of the most efficient songbirds of the realm. Its remarkable vocal talents, its propensity to play and clown, and its willingness to engage with humans, make the magpie one in all our such a lot recognized birds.

This insightful e-book offers a entire account of the habit of 1 of Australia's best-loved icons. It unearths the intense services of the magpie, together with its advanced social habit, in a hugely readable textual content. the writer brings jointly a lot of what we all know in regards to the magpie’s biology and behaviour, together with her most recent learn on magpie vocalization in addition to features of anatomy, body structure, improvement and healthiness no longer released formerly.

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