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I could go on and on, for there were many kills, and each one has its own tragic
story, but I think I have said enough to convince you that the people of Garhwal
had ample reason to be terrified of the man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag, ...
of the leopard's left hind foot and shot away a small piece of skin from one of its
toes, and an entry in Government records ... First : In response to the press
appeal to sportsmen, two young British officers arrived at Rudraprayag in 1921
with the ...
To the Rudraprayag man-eater all places were alike, for he was capable of
carrying the heaviest of his human victims for distances up to — on one occasion
that I know of — four miles. On the occasion I refer to the leopard killed a fully-
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CeiliOkeefe - LibraryThing
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