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When a leopard, or a tiger, is walking at its normal pace, only the imprints of the
hind feet are seen, but when the normal pace is for any reason exceeded, the
hind feet are placed on the ground in advance of the forefeet, and thus ...
Wounds One fresh bullet wound in right shoulder One old bullet wound in pad of
left hind foot, and part of one toe and one claw missing from same foot Several
deep and partly healed cuts on head One deep and partly healed cut on right
Of the partly healed wounds, those on the head, right hind leg, and tail were
acquired in his fight at Bhainswara, and the one on the stifle of his left hind leg
was the result of his having been caught in the gin trap, for the piece of skin and
tuft of ...
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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