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The man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag

Jim Corbett

The man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag

by Jim Corbett

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Published by Oxford U.P .
Written in English


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Statementillustrated by Raymond Sheppard.
The Physical Object
Pagination191p.,ill.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20149337M

This is the story of one such leopard, that terrorized the area in the Himalayan foothills around the village of Rudraprayag from to One has to remember that this was before electric lighting in this area and before flashlights and spotlights. When you hunted the leopard as the sun set, he could see you better than you could see him/5(). The man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag by Jim Corbett; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Hunting, Leopard, Leopards; Places: India.

  While at Roorkee for my master’s study somewhere between and, I happened to read the tale of Rudraprayag’s man-eater leopard. – Buy The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag book online at best prices in India on Read The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag. The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag. By: Jim Corbett. Narrated by: Adnan Kapadia. Free with day trial $/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime. Publisher's Summary. Most of Jim Corbett's books contain collections of stories that recount adventures tracking and shooting man-eaters in the Indian Himalayas. This volume, however, consists of.

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The man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag by Jim Corbett Download PDF EPUB FB2

An excellent book by Jim Corbett recounting his time when he hunted the man eating Leopard of Rudraprayag. Beautifully detailing his days during the hunts, time he had spent on the machans, his journeys on the hills following the leopard, his bad luck which didn't seem to end till he killed the leopard and some heart wrenching stories of the people affected by the leopard/5.

A worthwhile read for all ages, The Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag is also an ode to the people who inhabit the hills, and the resilience with which they face the hardships that assail them/5(). The Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag (Oxford India Paperbacks) Paperback – Ma by Jim Corbett (Author)Cited by:   The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag begins with an introduction of the man-eater when Jim first comes to learn about it and decides to go and hunt it.

The book then goes on to describe each of his attempts at getting the man-eater. He tries everything from poisons to gin-traps to goats as bait and fails an innumerable number of times/5.

Jim Corbett's encounter with man eating leopard whi killed & ate people in Rudraprayag India in the begnning of 20th century.

The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag (TV Movie) – IMDb On the road below was a goat with a bell round its neck. The Panar man-eater killed many more humans: You will love this book as an Indian telling the story of leoparc of not so distant past.

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Price New from Kindle Edition "Please retry" ₹ — Audible Audiobook, Unabridged /5(). A worthwhile read for all ages, The Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag is also an ode to the people who inhabit the hills, and the resilience with which they face the hardships that assail them.

Seller Inventory # APC More information about this seller | Contact this seller Author: Jim Corbett; Publisher: OUP India ISBN: Category: Forest animals Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Man-Eaters of Kumaon, The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag, and The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon, the three classic collections of Corbett's hunting stories, which vividly bring to life the drama and beauty of the jungle and its wildlife are here brought.

A worthwhile read for all ages, The Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag is also an ode to the people who inhabit the hills, and the resilience with which they face the hardships that assail them.5/5(2).

THE MAN-EATING LEOPARD OF RUDRAPRAYAG. By Jim Corbett. by Corbett (Edward James). (Jim Corbett). and a great selection of related. Book Overview 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 by: The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag The book not only offers an enthralling and detailed account of the events it describes, but also establishes why Corbett, with his courage, humility and regard for nature and village-folk, forever deserves honour and respect.

credit away from Sir Corbett for his gripping expression of the events /5(). The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag. Ruddraprayag book you will have difficulty putting down: Being from India, it was also very heartening for me to read how well he connected with the native populace of that period, and the genuine respect and admiration which he holds for many of the Indian characters in his story.

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2 Reviews.4/5(2). Jim Corbett () was a British-Indian hunter who later became a conservationist. Born into Irish ancestry in Nainital, India, he was known for hunting man-eating tigers and leopards. The Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand was renamed in his honour in Find books like The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked The Man-Eating Leopard o. Description of the book "The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag": Jim Corbett's books are usually collections of stories about how he tracked and shot man-eaters in the Indian Himalayas.

The present volume consists of a single story, which is perhaps the most exciting of all Corbett's jungle tales.

Reviews of the The Man-Eating Leopard of. Are you sure you want to remove The man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag from your list? About the Book Set in India in the 's it forms a part of a series of books by Jim Corbett about hunting man-eaters that caused fear and devastation across large parts of rural India.

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t7xm3s82h Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python. The man-eating leopard(s) of Rudraprayag; The man-eating leopard(s) of Rudraprayag It’s years since a leopard that would become “the best-hated and most-feared animal in all India”, in Jim Corbett’s words, made its first human kill.

It went on to kill at least more, at a time when man-eating leopards were rare.