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Are now struggling to save their existence and the graceful leopards are now only remained a shadow of their Kapriolen Des Schicksals[Roman] past existence For me Jungle Lore is one of the best attempts by the author to reunite man with Nature againAn absolutely refreshing book As you read you can almost feel the fragrance that fills the woods you can hear the barking kakar the cheetal listen to the melodious birds that sing you can see the tiger going up to his kill and his exuisite coat You are introduced to a whole new world and its inhabitants the world of the jungle The author shows what great a treasure nature holds for us oblivious to which weass by unfortunately He sensitises us to our fellow beings whom we often ignore caught up as we are in our own lives A must read I would recommend for anyone who is interested in the Law of the Jungle or who strives to understand nature loved every single moment Spread across the twelve chapters of Jungle Lore are the legendary Jim Corbett s insights into the forests of the Terai and Bhabar Beginning from when he was a mere boy of eight deputed to keep watch while the girls of the local British The Magnanimous Heart population went swimming in the canal through to his arranging hunts for everybody from the Maharaja of Jind and the Viceroy Lord Linlithgow there are lots of interesting anecdotes here While I have read other anecdotes dating back to Corbett s childhood Jungle Lore isrobably the one most replete with these we see his rogression from catapult to muzzle loader to rifle we read about an amusing incident in which Cadet Corbett the youngest of the cadets at his school s cadet corps showed off his skill and lack of it on a shooting range There are anecdotes involving his brother and other older children and young adults who were art of their group Best of all there are the absolutely fascinating descriptions of life in the jungle Not just the by the way snippets one comes across in his Over Mintmarks and Hot Repunched Mintmarks popular books about the hunting of man eaters but hard core stuff Like how to read aaw rint or snake track the animal that made it its size where it was headed or in the case of a herd even a group of humans how many individuals He tells in detail the difference between a monkey s a langur s and a kakar s alarm call on spotting a redator he brings the forest very vividly to life and teaches us that tiny bit about a world that is already One Day in December probably mostly gone except in the most fragile ofockets For me the only niggle with this book was the Alamo Story: From Early History to Current Conflicts presence of anecdotes regarding the indiscriminate killing for sport that was indulged in as a way of showing off one srowess Even if the entire thing is staged and even if it is for nothing glorious than showing how good a shot one is This not because an animal was a threat to anyone not for food not for anything except for showing off This is what contributed to decimating India s wildlife opulation and it s the one thing I don t like about this book or for that matter several of Corbett s other books Have always been a fan of Jim Corbett s writing style Very few eople atleast in my contact explore the nature in the way Corbett used to In this book you will discover the childhood exploits of Jim How he advanced from catapult to a bow and arrow and finally to a gun This book is sort of an autobiography though a little short of material that makes one At some instances in the book you may feel a deep hatred for Jim for unnecessarily killing some of the Tigers and Leopards But then you Isabel de Solis, Soraya: Un Cuento de Amor En La Alhambra pacify your mind saying that this man existed in the British Era when hunting was a sport Not only the Brithish high officials but also the Maharaja s who ruled severalrovinces in British era have had exploited the jungles of India by means of this sport Corbett in this book aslo takes you on a nature trail describing the then beauty of takes you on a nature trail describing the

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beauty of Indian Himalayan where in if you apply some of your own imagination you get an awesome feeling while you read When you hear the name Jim Corbett first thing comes in mind is Man Eater Tigers and why shouldn t it come when a great Out of the Box person like Corbett devoted his whole life to save the hills and villages from the terror of these treacherous creatures Last week I got to read his lesser known book at least in my circle Jungle Lore which has. Time in understanding the need for conservation Jungle Lore is the closest Jim Corbett ever came to an autobiography revealing his life longassi. ,
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If you haven t freuented forests and would like to know how forests function then read Jungle Lore Jim Corbett in his ever captivating style has vividly detailed his shikar experiences and adventures which turn out to be lessons for anyone who venture into jungles that follow their own rules which eople from cities towns and sometimes even those from the fringes of these jungles do not understand Jungle Lore is a sort of auto biography of Jim Corbett in which he explains in detail his expeditions of childhood the incidents that made him a clever hunter His experiences with catapult muzzleloader and regular guns shows his growing grip over regular guns shows his growing grip over land he wandered His fearless adventure seeking nature made him an expert shikari as stealthy as a leopardAll his experiences of course are coated with ideas of conservation which later made him declare that a camera is a better weapon inside a forest than a gun to reserve these forests for the future generations A wonderful book about the jungles near Kaladhungi in the early decades of the 20th centuryChapter 11 is by far the best in the book giving information about trees birds animals by taking the reader into the jungle from dawn to dusk When you hear the name Jim Corbett first thing comes in mind is Man Eating Tigers and why shouldn t it come when a great erson like Corbett devoted his whole life to save the lives of País íntim people and villages from the terror of these treacherous creatures During the vacation I got to read his best known book Jungle Lore which has introduction chapter by Martin Booth who made a documentary on Corbett It s not a review of the legendary Corbett s book I am justutting it down in black and white of what I FELT DURING AND AFTER READING THE BOOKFIRSTLY IT S during and after reading the bookFirstly it s Corbett s autobiography but Jungle Lore is considered as closest to his biography that makes it interesting to read If you know about Corbett you will expect stories of Hunting and man eaters but Jungle Lore is like his Under Lock and Key personal diary that you found in a cottage situated in Shivalik Hills and now you are reading it with mostleasant weather you can ever imagine The book holds Corbett s love towards nature and India that is overflowing in every age of itSecondly if you don t know much about wildlife you might find trouble in maintaining the flow because names of specific birds and trees are hard to enunciate But it helped in enriching the information Also if you have little urban upbringing there are many stories waiting for you that are often considered as myths to other side of the world Yes the haunting stories of jungle are there And if you ever had any such experience the detailed description is enough to send a shiver in your spine During the read I was amazed with the detailing of jungle he wrote about lants about animals even the sound that birds make was explained I always considered Jim Corbett as a hunter but after reading Jungle Lore my Lignin Biodegradation: Microbiology, Chemistry, and Potential Applications: Volume II perception changed Now I consider him as a naturalist who actually learned everything about nature by living closestossible to it And if you look jungle from Corbett s eyes you will find it alive and breathing In every chapter you will get amazed by the observations of Corbett that he wrote flawlessly However book seems little slow while reading Some may consider it boring just because the minute level of Jungle is really unknown for Something Wicked people like us But if you want to know the jungle and the nature Trust me Jungle Lore won t let you downBook is full of many small and big incidents that happened with him in his young age You can read how he learned to shoot and how he felt when he first hunted down an animal Corbett always said about his sixth sense that he called as jungle sensitiveness that was developed after his close association with jungle for almost all of his life And after reading it I can say Jim Corbett was one of the firsterson to realize that the jungle with all its beauty is an aesthetic element which needs to be reserved in its natural wild form and the heart of Jungle Lore echoes a deep cry that tell we have lost the respect for Mother Nature Now very less of the forests are left once where Corbett roamed with his gun hanging on shoulder has been destroyed The majestic tigers that once ruled the jungles. Jim Corbett's fame rests on his tales of hunting in the Indian jungle but he was acutely sensitive to the fragility of nature and well ahead of his. Introduction chapter by Martin Booth Who Made A Documentary On made a documentary on It s not a review of the legendary Corbett s book I am just saying what I felt during and after reading the book Firstly it s not Corbett s autobiography but Jungle Lore is considered as Closest to his biography that makes it interesting read If you know about Corbett you will expect stories of Hunting and man eaters but Jungle Lore is like his Pjesme personal diary that you found in a cottage situated in Shivalik Hills and now you are reading it with mostleasant weather you can ever imagine The book holds Corbett s love towards nature and India that is overflowing in every age of itSecondly if you don t know much about wildlife you might find trouble in maintaining the flow because names of specific birds and trees often directed me to Google God But it helped in enriching the information Also if you have little urban upbringing there are many stories waiting for you that are often considered as myths to other side of the world Yes the haunting Stories of jungle are there And if you ever had any such experience the detailed description is enough to send a shiver in your spine During the read I was amazed with the detailing of jungle he wrote about lants about animals even the sound that birds make was explained I always considered Jim Corbett as a hunter but after Jungle Lore my erception changed Now I consider him as a naturalist who actually learned everything about nature by living closest ossible to it And if you look jungle from Corbett s eyes you will find it alive and breathingIn every chapter you will get amazed by the observations of Corbett that he wrote flawlessly However book seems little slow while reading Some may consider it boring just because the minute level of Jungle is really unknown for eople like us But if you want to know the jungle and the nature Trust me Jungle Lore won t let you downBook is full of many small and big incidents that happened with him in his young age You can read how he learned to shoot and how he felt when he first hunted down an animal Corbett always said about his sixth sense that he called as jungle sensitiveness that was developed after his close association with jungle for almost all of his life And after reading it I can say Jim Corbett was one of the first erson to realize that the jungle with all its beauty is an aesthetic element which needs to be A'dan Z'ye Yaşar Kemal preserved in its natural wild form and the heart of Jungle Lore echoes a deep cry that tell we have lost the respect for Mother Nature Now very less of the forests are left once where Corbett roamed with his gun hanging on shoulder has been destroyed The majestic tigers that once ruled the jungles are now struggling to save their existence and the graceful leopards are now only remained a shadow of theirast existence For me Jungle Lore is one of the best attempts by the author to reunite man with Nature again An absolutely refreshing book As you read you can almost feel the fragrance that fills the woods you can hear the barking kakar the cheetal listen to the melodious birds that sing you can see the tiger going up to his kill and his exuisite coat You are introduced to a whole new world and its inhabitants the world of the jungle The author shows what great a treasure nature holds for us oblivious to which we Nacht pass by unfortunately He sensitises us to our fellow beings whom we often ignore caught up as we are in our own lives A must read i would say for anyone who is interested in the Law of the Jungle or who strives to understand nature Therimer to the wilderness for one and all Jim Corbett strikes again with a superbly written iece of literature that Will Have You Clutching At Your Armrests Tenaciously In The have you clutching at your armrests tenaciously in the that the book will not end with young Corbett being mauledIn this book Jim strives to help the non initiated understand India and its eople laces and what he terms jungle sensitiveness If you like stories full of suspense and danger and tales told around campfires you will enjoy this bookIf like myself you grew up in an euatorial third world country this book is for you No doubt it will bring back memories of jungle walks and trips through the banana atch as it did for meExcellent author excellent readPMZ. On for the eople jungle and animals of the Kumaon hills in the Himalayan foothills and his despair at humanity's estrangement from its environment. Jungle Lore