Man-Eaters of Kumaon

Man-Eaters of Kumaon

Author: Jim Corbett

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ISBN: 8129140365

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Arguably the best-known of Jim Corbett's books, Man-eaters of Kumaon comprises ten stories, each of which details Corbett's encounters with various dangerous man-eaters in the Himalayan region. With fascinating tales such as 'The Champawat Man-eater', in which Corbett recounts how he hunted down a tigress who had reportedly killed 436 people in the Champawat region; 'Robin', a tribute to Corbett's faithful spaniel who accompanied him on many a hunt and 'The Bachelor of Powalgarh', the story of the most sought-after big cat in the United Provinces from 1920 to 1930, this collection is sure to send your heartbeat racing. Enlivened by an introduction by Ruskin Bond, this book, that made Corbett famous in India and abroad, is a must-read for fans of adventure stories and jungle lore.
The Champawat Man-eater
Language: un
Pages: 48
Authors: Jim Corbett
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher:

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Man-Eaters of Kumaon
Language: un
Pages: 186
Authors: Jim Corbett
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-06 - Publisher:

Arguably the best-known of Jim Corbett's books, Man-eaters of Kumaon comprises ten stories, each of which details Corbett's encounters with various dangerous man-eaters in the Himalayan region. With fascinating tales such as 'The Champawat Man-eater', in which Corbett recounts how he hunted down a tigress who had reportedly killed 436
No Beast So Fierce
Language: un
Pages: 304
Authors: Dane Huckelbridge
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-05 - Publisher: HarperCollins

The astonishing true story of the man-eating tiger that claimed a record 437 human lives “Thrilling. Fascinating. Exciting.” —Wall Street Journal • "Riveting. Haunting.” —Scientific American Nepal, c. 1900: A lone tigress began stalking humans, moving like a phantom through the lush foothills of the Himalayas. As the death toll
No Beast So Fierce: The Champawat Tiger and Her Hunter, the First Tiger Conservationist
Language: un
Pages: 304
Authors: Dane Huckelbridge
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-05 - Publisher: HarperCollins UK

The deadliest animal of all time meets the world's most legendary hunter in a classic battle between man and wild. But this pulse-pounding narrative is also a nuanced story of how colonialism and environmental destruction upset the natural order, placing man, tiger and nature on a collision course.
Man-eaters of India
Language: en
Pages: 618
Authors: Jim Corbett
Categories: Hunting
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

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