Jim Corbett, naturalist, shikari, and conservationist is famous for his tales of hunting in the Indian Jungle. Many years before the issues of ...Show synopsisJim Corbett, naturalist, shikari, and conservationist is famous for his tales of hunting in the Indian Jungle. Many years before the issues of conservation became understood, Corbett was obsessed with the jungle and animals of the Kumaon hills. This new edition of Jungle Lore offers Corbett's own story of his life and career. At the heart of the narrative is a cry for sensitivity to the fragility of nature, and despair over mankind's divorce from his environment--a message as vibrant today as it ever was.Hide synopsis
This is a wonderful book, full of exciting stories revolving around Corbett's childhood spent in the jungles of India. Anyone who enjoys being outside will be enriched by his vivid observations and well developed awareness of life all around him. This is an excellent book for adults and children.
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