The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag

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OUP India, Aug 10, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 198 pages
Most of Jim Corbett's books contain collections of stories that recount adventures tracking and shooting man-eaters in the Indian Himalaya. This volume, however, consists of a single story, often considered the most exciting of all Corbett's jungle tales. He gives a carefully-detailed account of a notorious leopard that terrorized life in the hills of the colonial United Provinces. This story represents Corbett's most sustained and unique effort.

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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

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Best ever book about the man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag. Read full review

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Jim Corbett was a renowned hunter.

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