Jim Corbett

Jim Corbett was a British-Indian hunter, tracker, naturalist, and author who is famous for his writings on hunting man-eating tigers and leopards in India. He played a key role in the establishment of India's first national park, which was later named Jim Corbett National Park in his honor.


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  1. 1. Man-Eaters of Kumaon

    The book is a collection of true stories about the author's hunting experiences in India, specifically his encounters with man-eating tigers and leopards in the Kumaon region. The author, a renowned hunter, was often called upon to kill these man-eaters when they became a threat to local villages. The book provides thrilling accounts of his hunts, as well as his observations on the behavior of these animals and his respect for their power and cunning.

    The 2355th Greatest Book of All Time