A valuable resource on the birds of the region, especially for the lay-person. With 78 birds in colour and monochrome, and 74 text illustrations.
Foreword by Malcolm MacDonald
Part 1: Malayan Birds in the Field
1. The Birds of Everyday Life
2. Some Aids to Identification
3. The Birds and Bird Families of Malaya
Part 2: The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, Penang, and Peninsula Thailand:
1. A Systematic List, with Descriptions and Short Accounts of all the Species recorded.
Appendix A: Glossary of Malay Bird Names
Appendix B: The Birds of Sumatra, Borneo and Java
Appendix C: Some Malayan Hill Stations, Peaks, and Passes
Index to Footnotes