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Beyond this depression, which was about a hundred yards wide at the upper end
and about three hundred yards wide where it met the road, the ground was open.
The ground in the depression was damp, and growing on it were a number of ...
I was running in the middle of the hundred- yard open ground and had gone
about six hundred yards when I caught sight of a white object, standing on a rock,
at the edge of the forest on the left-hand side of the slope, about three hundred ...
Five minutes later I located his call as coming from the path that, starting from my
tree, ran across the face of the hill, about two hundred yards away. This call I
answered, to give the leopard direction. Three or perhaps four minutes later, ...
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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