The temple tiger, and more man-eaters of Kumaon. by Jim Corbett

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • India,
  • Kumaun.

Subjects:

  • Tigers,
  • Hunting -- India -- Kumaun

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsSK305.T5 C69 1955
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6172037M
LC Control Number55001461
OCLC/WorldCa1862625

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‘The Temple Tiger and more man-eaters of Kumaon’ was published in – ten years after the publication and eventual success of his first public novel. The book continues with the same momentum that has been set in the earlier novel and through the five stories in this collection the author gets better with his writing – as if he gets more comfortable in his skin as an author.

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Corbett provided estimates of human casualties in his books, including Man-Eaters of Kumaon, The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag, and The Temple Tiger, and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon. Calculating the totals from these accounts, these big cats had killed more than 1, men, women, and children, according to : Edward James Corbett, 25 July.

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The temple tiger and more man-eaters of Kumaon by Jim Corbett; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Tiger hunting; Places: India, Kumaon region.

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One tiger, for example, was responsible for over human deaths. Man-Eaters of Kumaon is the best known of Corbett's books and contains 10 stories of. Corbett provided estimates of human casualties in his books, including Man-Eaters of Kumaon, The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag, and The Temple Tiger, and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon.

Calculating the totals from these accounts, these big cats had killed more than 1, men, women, and children, according to Corbett.

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