About the Author
GUY TUDOR, a MacArthur Fellow and well-known bird artist and naturalist, was the principal illustrator of A Guide to the Birds of Venezuela and A Guide to the Birds of Colombia.
I'd challenge the inclusion of "field guide" in the title. This volume is indeed more compact that the combined two authoritative volumes of The Birds of South America series by... Read morePublished 7 months ago by G. Hunter
The description is not in the same page of the picture and this is a problem. The pictures are good.
A good book but not incredible.
I'm preparing for a birding trip to Columbia and there are illustrations of many birds that I hope to see. The book is heavy and probably won't go along in a backpack.Published 15 months ago by grrr
Although the drawings are very nice, if you compare some of them with photos, birds don't look the same. But most of them are accurate. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Andrachne
While there are many good guides of the birds of most South American countries, for whoever is interested in the whole Netropical bird fauna it is very useful to see its whole... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Francisco Erize
Tudor's paintings are amazing and the info content of the book is great. It would be better only if it came in a smaller size.Published 21 months ago by mariana
I got this book as it is often referred to by those who have traveled to South America to bird. I've found it to be a welcome complement to my bookshelf. Read morePublished on April 4, 2013 by Tim Zajic