This is the last of Jim Corbett’s books on his unique and thrilling hunting experiences in the Indian Himalayas. Concluding the narrative begun in the famous Man-Eaters of Kumaon,Corbett writes with an acute awareness of all jungle sights and sounds,his word charged with a great love for human beings that lay within his hunting terrain. These qualities are what make the stories of this book vintage Corbett.
This book is a delight,the quintessential Corbett. At the end of the book Corbett has narrated his experiences very artistically which leaves the reader with a desire to be in his company as a wish fulfilment.
The stories are short ,true and descriptive of each and every detail. After reading this book one might want to visit a jungle to experience it,but not for hunting of course,as it is ill-legal these days. Its a unique compilation of five true jungle stories by a great hunter.A must read for all the adventure lovers.