4 edition of A Book of the Wilderness and Jungle with Big Game Hunting Anecdotes found in the catalog.
January 1, 2006 by Read Country Books .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||372|
The White Seal. Hunting widely on Kenya, Uganda and the Belgian Congo, Grogan was one of four hunters to receive a license to hunt in the Lado Enclave, although he remained there to poach elephant once his license expired. Born in Melbournein he volunteered as an ordinary seaman to get to South Africa in order to reach the Anglo Boer War. Frederick Grant "Deaf" Banks — was variously a trader, government official, planter, elephant hunter and game ranger in Uganda. Neumann[ edit ] Arthur Henry Neumann — was an English explorer, hunter, soldier, writer and big game hunter. Martins - NY - First edition [Peter Capstick series editor] [Lyell, himself one of the most memorable big game hunters in African history, corresponded with all the greats of African hunting: Selous, Stigand, Pease, Colonel Stevenson-Hamilton, Cuninghame, and others.
In fact, most of the crew of the British Antartctic Expedition of never made it back. Translated from the French, with an introduction by Frederic Lees. To the Man-Trail where we may not follow more. The surviving crew tried to get to South America in their tiny whaleboats and the rest, as they say, is history. Allen always hunted alone, not trusting his native help, and his favorite rifles for lion hunting were a. This book won the National Book Award and has since become a classic in its genre.
P's Empress of Ireland sank in the St. Major Sir William Cornwallis Harris — was an English military engineer, artist, naturalist and hunter. Profusely illustrated by the author Dust jacket is not price-clipped and is complete and nice with just a little edgewear. Philadelphiafirst edition, pages, illustrated with paintings in full color as well as line drawings by Joh Bates Abbott. In Africa he shot mountain nyala, elephant, bongo, lion, giant eland, leopard, buffalo. He details the natural history and biology of the elephant, relates his experiences as as a cultivation officer aand provides an excellent chapter on past and present elephant hunters.
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Inin an effort to combat the destruction to cropping and fencing caused by elephant that prevented the development of agriculture, the Ugandan Government created the Uganda Game Department and appointed Salmon as one of four white elephant control wardens, along with Deaf Banks and Pete Pearson.
Hibben's way of sharing these incredible experiences with you. Looking forward to next magical Corbett experience with you guys again! Anderson, Robert M. His spots are the joy of the Leopard: his horns are the Buffalo's pride, Be clean, for the strength of the hunter is known by the gloss of his hide.
Edition [Fierce or friendly, no one ever takes a lion for granted. Allen predominantly used a. Frederick Selous first met Cigar in when Cigar agreed to take Selous elephant hunting; by then he had completely overcome his fear of elephants.
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Allen was also regularly employed by film studios when filming in Africa, he is rumoured to have had love affairs with Grace Kelly and Ava Gardner. During that trip Harris shot elephant, quagga, giraffe, hippopotamus, wildebeest, hartebeast, impala, rhinoceros, waterbuck and giraffe, the ivory from the elephant he shot funded the entire expedition.
His first book takes him to a remote corner of Afghanistan where, inno Englishman had set foot for more than half a century. Annabel's life was a rocky one and the author's extensive research including personal interviews with the legendary writer's first wife and A Book of the Wilderness and Jungle with Big Game Hunting Anecdotes book second family in Mexico where he spent his last years has resulted in an incredible story behind the legend.
Ivory Knights - Chapmans - UK - 1st. He also drives perilously through Turkey, befriends a dubious companion and climbs a 20,foot mountain. Its insights, instructions and adventures so masterfully put down in ink, by the man who lived it, served to inspire and create the hundreds of thousands of bowhunters who later were able to put the bow and arrow in its rightful place as a legitimate weapon legal for the taking of big game in North America and around the globe.
His well-read breadth of knowledge comes through in insightful connections he draws, for example, between the desolate landscapes of Edward Hopper paintings and his own reading of hotels and gas stations he encounters on the road. An overview of hunting North American big game.
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Where is the power that made your pride? Most men died at this hazardous trade, Johnson is the last one living to tell his story.
This case study shows how a local community worked with non-government organizations NGOs to bring environmental problems to the government. This latest work by Sanchez-Arino is full of both historical and recent anecdotes, information, stories, and photos from the illustrious ivory hunters of yesteryear to the biggest tuskers shot in recent years.
Brother, it ebbs from my flank and side. Dust Jacket, Very Fine. Hunting With Hemingway - Riverhead - [Fifteen years after the suicide of Ernest Hemingway's younger brother Leicester, his daughter Hilary received her curious inheritance: an audocassette recorded on one of the many evenings her father held court around a ceremonial fire on the family's Miami Beach estate, telling tales of narrow escapes on hunting trips with his famous older brother.
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