Handbook of the Birds of the World (Volume 16): Tanagers to New World Blackbirds
by Josep del Hoyo, Andrew Elliott & David Christie
The Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) series is the first work ever to illustrate and deal in detail with all the species of birds in the world. Volume 16 covers the last four families of the series, including two of the largest of all, the tanagers (283 species) and the buntings and New World sparrows (326 species), as well as the cardinals and the New World blackbirds, the latter including such spectacular birds as the orioles and oropendolas. Covers Family Thraupidae (Tanagers) by Steven Hilty; Family Cardinalidae (Cardinals) by Ronald Orenstein and David Brewer; Family Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows) by James Rising, Alvaro Jaramillo, José Luis Copete, Steve Madge, and Peter Ryan; and Family Icteridae (New World Blackbirds) by Rosendo Fraga. Foreword on Climate Change and Birds, by Anders Pape Møller.
Item Number: HB16
Pages: 893 pp.
Illustrations: Color plates, photographs, and maps
Size: 12.2" x 9.4"