The national park was renamed Jim Corbett National Park in his honour in after his death in Sep 24, Amelie rated it it was amazing. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Abhiroop Banerjee rated it really liked it Oct 16,
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Apr 25, Lora rated it it was amazing Shelves: Corbett, beyond everything else was an environmentalist and an acute nature lover. The narrative is such an immersive experience in a way that the reader will feel Kumaon and its tryst with man-eaters unfolding before own eyes.!
Mar 04, Ashwin Nambudiripad rated it it was amazing. Those were quite a few man-eaters! That coebett reads like a thriller, one that would give you goosebumps and make you jump up at the sight of your own shadow. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Nov 12, Rishiraj Ruhal rated it it was amazing. My India Jim Corbett.
Sindhu Srinivas Certified Buyer 4 Oct, I think about omnibjs often and miss him This book was recommended by a dear, late friend. He shows an excellent understanding of the people and wildlife around him and clearly respects it. Usually delivered in days?
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To ask other readers questions about The Jim Corbett Omnibus. A man should have iron balls and that much skill in those days to hunt down a tigress who killed vorbett than people,a leopard who killed more than people.! It was indeed a different day and age. I savored this book.
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The Jim Corbett Omnibus II
Open Preview See a Problem? In fact the third book in this collection contains only one tale, about the man-eating leopard of Rudraprayag, whom Corbett tracked for some ten weeks in the jungle. Jungle Lore is the closest Corbett ever came to writing an autobiography, combining recollections of his earliest days with frank views on the need for conservation which were well ahead of their time.
Man-Eaters of Kumaon Jim Corbett. Jim Corbett's tales of tiger hunts are legendary. Jim Corbett's riveting accounts of shikar in the Himalayan foothills have kept generations of readers enthralled.
About the Author Edward James 'Jim' Corbett 25 July - 19 April was an Anglo-Indian hunter and tracker-turned-conservationist, author and naturalist, famous for hunting a large number of man-eating tigers and leopards in India. Gem of a book!! Corbett' The Jim Corbett Omnibus is a collection of three of his books. What was termed as 'Project Tiger' proved a big blessing fo Jim Corbett made his name as a hunter of man-eaters. Jim Corbett made his name as a hunter of man-eaters.
Some parts are a little gruesome but I still loved it. Though the tales are real incidents, most of them read like fiction. Jan 16, Dinesh V marked it as to-read. Mar 11, Charu Thapliyal rated it did not like it.
Nov 02, Dr. The Jim Corbett Omnibus is a collection of three books written with a lot of heart by a man who loved every thing about being in a forest.
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