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|Description:||vii, 208 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||A colonial menace : jungle-wallahs and man-eaters --
People and tigers : together in life and death --
Killers and killed : propitiation and appeasement --
Fithting back : jungle-wallahs to the rescue --
Shapeshifters all : like weretiger, like werewolf --
Tigermen in Malaya : negritos and Jambi men accused --
Beast people : weretigers and wereleopards in India --
Beast master : the withe Sadhu and the ultimate terror.
"I know of no other book that has taken a serious look at the man-eaters as they were viewed by the people being eaten, as opposed to the people hunting them...a major addition to the literature on