Authors: Emil K. Urban, C. Hilary Fry and Stuart Keith (Eds.)
Universally recognized as by far the most authoritative and comprehensive work ever published, the Birds of Africa, Volume V is the second of four volumes to deal with the Passerine birds of the continent.
The families treated fall into the following groups: thrushes, Old World warblers, Old World flycatchers, monarch flycatchers wattle-eyes and puffback flycatchers.
The editors and artists worked closely with nine other authors - all acknowledged experts on their bird families - to produce a superb reference in which encyclopedic texts on every species are complemented by accurate and detailed paintings and drawings of the birds themselves.
Full bibliographies, acoustic references and indexes complete this marvelous reference.