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The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon

by Jim Corbett

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Oxford India Paperbacks

ContributionsRaymond Sheppard (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7394145M
ISBN 10019562257X
ISBN 109780195622577

The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon by Jim Corbett avg rating — ratings — published — 11 editions. The last of Colonel Jim Corbett's books on his unique and enthralling hunting experiences in India, this volume concludes the narrative of his adventures with tigers begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon. These stories maintain, perhaps even supercede, the high standard of the earlier classic collection. Corbett saves his best story of all for the long concluding chapter in this volume 4/5(2).

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Corbett, Jim, Temple tiger, and more man-eaters of Kumaon. New York, Oxford University Press, [©]. The Temple Tiger and More Man Eaters of Kumaon. I have to admit right off that I am prejudiced in favor of Jim Corbett, having first read one of his books as a grade-schooler in the 's.5/5(2).

Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Mad Writers Union Bill Poett America's Coach Sharp Darts Radio Animcasts HistoriaAhora PC Full text of "Man Eaters Of Kumaon". 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 /5().


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The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon by Jim Corbett Download PDF EPUB FB2

The last of Jim Corbett’s books about the man-eaters of Kumaon, The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon is about four tigers (three of them man-eaters and one which had acquired too strong a liking for cattle) and one man-eating leopard that Corbett was called upon to trail and kill in Kumaon/5.

The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon is an amazing series of encounters with Man-eats. I am alway amazed how Mr. Corbet survived to write the book. I have loaned it to many people and they have enjoyed it as well.

Highly recommended!Cited by: 9. The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon Hardcover – January 1, by Jim Corbett (Author)Reviews: The Temple Tiger and More Man-eaters of Kumaon - Kindle edition by Corbett, Jim.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Temple Tiger and More Man-eaters of Kumaon/5().

Man-Eaters of Kumaon is a collection of incidents documented by Corbett himself during the twenties and thirties in the Himalayan foothills. Tigers are not natural predators of man.

They turn man eaters because of injuries, loss of habitat, hunger and a variety The fact that struck me when I was a few pages into this book was how well Jim Corbett understood the jungle/5.

The temple tiger and more man-eaters of Kumaon Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: The last of Colonel Jim Corbett's books on his hunting experiences in India, this volume concludes the narrative of his adventures with tigers begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon.

The author saves his best story for the long concluding chapter in this volume, describing, in The Talla Des Man-Eater, how he embarked on what he feared might be a fatal last test of skill and endurance.

The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon is an amazing series of encounters with Man-eats. I am alway amazed how Mr.

Corbet survived to write the book. I have loaned it to many people and they have enjoyed it as well/5(). Man Eaters Of Kumaon Item Preview remove-circle Man Eaters and Jungle Killers Tiger Roars Tales from the Indian Jungle This is the Jungle I read this book almost non-stop.

The book adds a more dangerous dimension if read at night when everything is quite. The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon by Jim Corbett,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

The Jim Corbett Omnibus: "Man-eaters of Kumaon", "Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag" and "Temple Tiger and More Man-eaters of Kumaon" Hardcover – Aug by/5(). The Temple Tiger And More Man-Eaters of Kumaon This is the second book of the three book series on man-eaters by Jim Corbett famous for hunting a large number of man-eating tigers and leopards in India.

Strangely though, I chose to read only this book from the series to test waters. The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon (Oxford India Paperbacks) by Corbett, Jim and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ‘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. The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon is an amazing series of encounters with Man-eats.

I am alway amazed how Mr. Corbet survived to write the book. I have loaned it to many people and they have enjoyed it as well. Highly recommended!/5(). 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. Man-Eaters of Kumaon is a book written by hunter-naturalist Jim Corbett. It details the experiences that Corbett had in the Kumaon region of India from the s to the s, while hunting man-eating Bengal tigers and Indian leopards.

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. This is the Jim Corbett's fifth book and third and last about man-eaters.

The book contain five stories the first one about " The Temple Tiger" and last one " The Talla Des man-eater". The temple tiger's story is unique in the sense that that tiger (not a man-eater) was never shot by Jim Corbett despite his best attempts.4/4(3).

Description of the book "The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon": The last of Colonel Jim Corbett's books on his unique and enthralling hunting experiences in India, this volume concludes the narrative of his adventures with tigers begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon.

The Temple Tiger and More Man-Eaters of Kumaon (Oxford India Paperbacks) Jim Corbett, Raymond Sheppard (Illustrator) Published by Oxford University Press, USA (). I recently purchased a copy of Jim Corbett’s “Temple Tiger and More Man Eaters of the Kumaon”. I must say it is a very poorly digitized copy, hard to read, and not worth being sold by Amazon.

I hope I can get a refund for this purchase and in future you should only post decent, readable Kindle editions of book/5.The last of Colonel Jim Corbett's books on his unique and enthralling hunting experiences in India, this volume concludes the narrative of his adventures with tigers begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon.

These stories maintain, perhaps even supercede, the .The last of Colonel Jim Corbett's books on his unique and enthralling hunting experiences in India, this volume concludes the narrative of his adventures with tigers begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon. These stories maintain, perhaps even supercede, the high standard of the earlier classic collection.