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Handbook of the Birds of the World, Volume 11: Old World Flycatchers to Old World Warblers

World / ChecklistFlora / FaunaOut of Print
Volume Eleven in the greatest of ornithological series

Series: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Volume: 11

By: Josep Del Hoyo (Editor), Andrew Elliott (Editor), David A Christie (Editor), Paul R Ehrlich (Preface By), Çağan H Şekercioğlu (Foreword By)

800 pages, 55 colour plates, more than 300 photos, 723 dist maps

Lynx Edicions

Hardback | Dec 2006 | #38602 | ISBN: 849655306X
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About this book

The latest volume in this magnificent series offers in-depth treatment of some of the most attractive and best studied passerines in the world.

With a preface by Paul Ehrlich and a foreword on the Ecological Significance of Bird Populations by Cagan Sekercioglu.

Covers the following:
Old World Flycatchers (Muscicapidae)
Wattle-eyes (Platysteiridae)
Fantails (Rhipiduridae)
Monarch-flycatchers (Monarchidae)
Kinglets (Regulidae)
Gnatcatchers (Polioptilidae)
Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae)
Old World Warblers (Sylviidae)


Contents

Old World Flycatchers (Muscicapidae) by Barry Taylor, South Africa; & Peter Clement, UK.; Wattle-eyes (Platysteiridae) by Michel Louette, Belgium.; Fantails (Rhipiduridae) by Walter Boles, Australia.; Monarch-flycatchers (Monarchidae) by Brian Coates, Australia; Guy Dutson, UK; Chris Filardi, USA; Peter Clement, UK; Phil Gregory, Australia; & Kees Moeliker, Netherlands.; Kinglets (Regulidae) by Jochen Martens, Germany & Martin Packert, Germany.; Gnatcatchers (Polioptilidae) by Jon Atwood, USA & Susannah Lerman, USA.; Cisticolas and allies (Cisticolidae) by Peter Ryan, South Africa; Richard Dean, South Africa; Steve Madge, UK; & David Pearson, UK.; Old World Warblers (Sylviidae) by Franz Bairlein, Germany; Per Alstrom, Sweden; Raul Aymi, Spain, Peter Clement, UK; Andrzej Dyrcz, Poland; Gabriel Gargallo, Spain; Frank Hawkins, Madagascar; Steve Madge, UK; David Pearson, UK; & Lars Svensson, Sweden.; Foreword on the Ecological Significance of Bird Populations by Cagan Sekercioglu - with a Preface by Paul Ehrlich.


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