With the collaboration of William L Brown
Covers the 700 species of the true songbirds - the Oscine Passerines - including the Jays and Swallows, Wrens, Thrushes and Allies, Vireos and Wood-Warblers, Tanagers, Icterids, and Finches. The text provides extensive information on habitat, range, habits and voice, as well as identification, with most of the species illustrated in Guy Tudor's 31 plates. In addition, there are over 700 species' distribution maps.
`Everyone, amateur or professional, interested in the birds of South America, will need this book.' AUK
v. 1. The oscine passerines -- v. 2. The suboscine passerines.