Tiger Fire: 500 Years Of The Tiger In India

Tiger Fire: 500 Years Of The Tiger In India PDF/EPUB

Tiger Fire: 500 Years Of The Tiger In India [Epub] ➞ Tiger Fire: 500 Years Of The Tiger In India ➣ Valmik Thapar – Polishdarling.co.uk The tiger has captured the imagination of human beings from the beginning of recorded history It has been feared, worshipped, admired, hunted, studied, photographed, written about, immortalized in art The tiger has captured the imagination 500 Years Kindle Ô of human beings from the beginning of recorded history It has been feared, worshipped, admired, hunted, studied, photographed, written about, immortalized in art and poetry, and has enthralled king and commoner alike Tiger Fire celebrates this magnificent predator by bringing together the very best non fiction writing, photography and Tiger Fire: PDF \ art on the Indian tiger from the first written description of a real life encounter with the animal by the Mughal Emperor Babur in the sixteenth century to photographs and studies of the last of the species surviving in the wild todayConceived and edited by the worlds foremost authority on the Indian tiger, Valmik Thapar who Fire: 500 Years ePUB ✓ has also contributed many pieces and photographs to this volume , the books contributors are drawn from an array of renowned naturalists, writers, photographers and tiger enthusiasts down the centuries including Babur, Akbar, Franois Bernier, Thomas Roe, RG Burton, Walter Campbell, Thomas Williamson, FW Champion, Kesri Singh, Jim Corbett, Hugh Allen, Richard Perry, Arjan Singh, George Schaller, Kenneth Anderson, M Krishnan, Peter Jackson, Fateh Singh Rathore, Kim Sullivan, Tejbir Singh, Jaisal and Anjali Singh, Aditya Dicky Singh, K Ullas Karanth, Dharmendra Khandal and Dhritiman Mukherjee Culled from over a million words both published and unpublished on the animal and several thousand photographs, the accounts and pictures assembled in this book show us the tiger in extraordinary and compelling detailThe book contains stories and reports of tiger hunts, attacks on humans by tigers, fights between the tiger and other animals such as the leopard, the bison, the wild dog, the boar and the elephant, narratives about tigers rearing their young, finding mates and wild tigers forging bonds with humans Using his unequalled knowledge of wild tigers, derived from almost forty years of observing them in their natural habitat, Valmik Thapar has put together the most ambitious book ever published on the tiger in India A lasting testimonial to an animal that has dazzled the human race, Tiger Fire will be treasured by everyone who possesses it.


10 thoughts on “Tiger Fire: 500 Years Of The Tiger In India

  1. Suhasini Srihari Suhasini Srihari says:

    Thapar s research is simply amazing, and the tiger stories took me on a good ride The collection of photographs and sketching too adds beauty to the book This book is an inspiration to any wildlife enthusiast and to an avid tiger lover.


  2. Sanjay Banerjee Sanjay Banerjee says:

    The books contributors are tiger lovers enthusiasts and naturalists for centuries ranging from Babur, Akbar, Francois Bernier,,Campbellto modern times Jaiswal Singh et al Also contains breathtaking black and white photographs of tigers either at rest or while hunting


  3. Aviator Aviator says:

    Appreciate the author for effort put in to compile collection of folk mythology accounts related to tiger but it fails to capture the interest of reader.


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10 thoughts on “Tiger Fire: 500 Years Of The Tiger In India

  1. Suhasini Srihari Suhasini Srihari says:

    Thapar s research is simply amazing, and the tiger stories took me on a good ride The collection of photographs and sketching too adds beauty to the book This book is an inspiration to any wildlife enthusiast and to an avid tiger lover.


  2. Sanjay Banerjee Sanjay Banerjee says:

    The books contributors are tiger lovers enthusiasts and naturalists for centuries ranging from Babur, Akbar, Francois Bernier,,Campbellto modern times Jaiswal Singh et al Also contains breathtaking black and white photographs of tigers either at rest or while hunting


  3. Aviator Aviator says:

    Appreciate the author for effort put in to compile collection of folk mythology accounts related to tiger but it fails to capture the interest of reader.


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