MY INDIA (OIP) 1st Edition
    MY INDIA (OIP) 1st Edition (English, Paperback, CORBETT JIM)

    MY INDIA (OIP) 1st Edition  (English, Paperback, CORBETT JIM)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press
    • ISBN: 9780195623413, 019562341X
    • Edition: 1stEdition, 1997
    • Pages: 188
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    This book, dedicated to the 'poor of India', sketches with sympathy and concern, village India's life, traditions, and folklore. These stories reflect Corbett's intense love for India, her people, and her flora and fauna. Engaging and deeply evocative, My India is an indispensable supplement for anyone who has enjoyed reading Corbett.

    Table Of Contents
    • Introduction
    • The Queen of the Village
    • Kunwar Singh
    • Mothi
    • Pre-Red Tape Days
    • The Law of the Jungles
    • The Brothers
    • Sultana: India's Robin Hood
    • Loyalty
    • Budhu
    • Lalajee
    • Chamari
    • Life at Mokameh Ghat
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    Book Details
    • Publication Year
      • 1997
    • Author
    Series & Set Details
    • Series Name
      • Oxford India Paperbacks
    • Width
      • 140 inch
    • Height
      • 0.51 inch
    • Weight
      • 200 g
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    Fascinating Read

    Jim Corbett's fascination for India can be well understood. In fact, as an Indian, I felt a fresh rush of emotions for my own nation after reading this book. NEVER seen it that way. How difficult and fragile was life in those precarious times particularly for poor hilly folks. An honest, intimate and sobering account of life that existed far beyond the safe and secure seats of civilisation.


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    2 Feb, 2012

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    Faced minor issues

    Book was nice. Stories are good .


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    25 Nov, 2016


    A true India!!!!!

    I have just finished reading this book. The book is not much about the hunting experiences of Jim, but it is an account of India at that time. Tells one about the hard struggle this man went through in his life and the dedication with which he worked in his life. The stories are short and crisp. Makes one a little emotional when he narrates many incidents of him helping the poor people with all he could. Made me realize that he was not only a hunter but a hard working man and a good leader w...

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    23 Feb, 2012

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