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On that occasion, the leopard, after killing a well-grown man in his house, carried
the victim for two miles up the steep slope of a heavily wooded hill, and down the
far side for another two miles through dense scrub jungle. This was done for no ...
was an open stretch of short grass about half a mile wide, and below the grass,
scrub jungle. Keeping now to the edge of the grass and scrub jungle, I went
round the shoulder of the hill and found in front of me a wide depression,
extending for ...
For half an hour I lay where the leopard had lain, watching the small area of tree
and scrub jungle in front of me, in the hope that the leopard would make some
slight movement and give away his position. After I had been watching for a few ...
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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