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This area is divided into two more or less equal parts by the Alaknanda River,
which, after passing Karanprayag, flows south to Rudraprayag, where it is met by
the Mandakini coming down from the northwest. The triangular bit of country ...
I was returning one day towards the latter end of March, after visiting a village on
the Kedarnath pilgrim route, when, as I approached a spot where the road runs
close alongside the Mandakini River, and where there is a waterfall ten to twelve
On my previous visit to Rudraprayag I had been informed by the Choivkidar in
charge of the inspection bungalow that there was good fishing in the spring—
before the snow water came down— in both the Alaknanda and Mandakini rivers,
so I ...
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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
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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