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The stories in this book are masterpieces of adventure stories set in the depths of Indian jungles. Charismatic man-eaters and beasts of prey people these delightful anecdotal tales by the celebrated author of jungle lore. Full of dramatic tension and excitement, they also reflect the author's genuine concern for Indian wildlife in danger of extinction by the encroachment of a 'developing' population.
About The Author
Kenneth Anderson (1910-74) hailed from a Scottish family settled in India for six generations. His love for the denizens of the Indian jungles led him to big game hunting and eventually to writing real-life adventure stories. His books are hailed as classics of jungle lore.
Table Of Contents
This is the Jungle
The Man-Eater of the Crescent Mountains
Ghooming by Night and Tracking by Day
The Swami of Valaithothu
Bagh the Tiger
The Villain of Windy Valley
The Lonely Panther of Kuppa Gudda Hill
The One-legged Dutchman of 'Wild Heritage'