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There were three approaches to the bridge; one from the north, one from the
south, and between these two a well-beaten footpath from the Rudraprayag
bazaar. After examining these approaches very carefully I crossed the bridge and
He was packing salt and gur from the bazaar at Hardwar to the villages beyond
Badri- nath, and as his flock of sheep and goats were heavily laden and the last
march had been a long one, he had arrived too late at the thorn enclosure to ...
... their way to the bazaar. They were from a village about a mile farther up the hill
that I had visited the previous day, and they informed me that a little before
sunrise they had heard a leopard calling in this direction. We discussed the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CeiliOkeefe - www.librarything.com
A classic tale from the northern edge of India set in 1925 and told with poetic simplicity by a very brave, humane and observant man. I first read this book as a teenager and have reread it many times ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Stbalbach - LibraryThing
Jim Corbett's second book, following his classic Man Eaters of Kummaon. In the first book, each chapter is a self-contained unit, concerning 1 tiger and Corbett's story how he hunted and killed it ... Read full review