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The temple tiger, and more man-eaters of Kumaon

Author: Jim Corbett
Publisher: Bombay ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The last of Colonel Jim Corbett's books on his hunting experiences in India, this volume concludes the narrative of his adventures with tigers begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon. The author saves his best story for the long concluding chapter in this volume, describing, in The Talla Des Man-Eater, how he embarked on what he feared might be a fatal last test of skill and endurance. As always, he writes with an  Read more...
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Named Person: Jim Corbett; Jim Corbett
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Corbett
ISBN: 019562257X 9780195622577
OCLC Number: 20578029
Notes: Originally published: London ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1954.
Map on lining papers.
Description: 183 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 22 cm
Contents: The temple tiger --
The Muktesar man-eater --
The Panar man-eater --
The Chuka man-eater --
The Talla Des man-eater.
Other Titles: Temple tiger
Responsibility: Jim Corbett ; illustrated by Raymond Sheppard.

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This is the last of Colonel Corbett's books on his unique and thrilling hunting experiences in India.  Read more...

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