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The illustrated Tigers of India

Valmik Thapar

The illustrated Tigers of India

by Valmik Thapar

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Published by Oxford Univ. Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tigers -- India

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTigers of India
    StatementValmik Thapar ; [illustrations by Kallol Majumder].
    SeriesOxford India collection
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL795.T5 T46 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 114 p. :
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16770281M
    ISBN 100195691709
    ISBN 109780195691702
    LC Control Number2007388718

      Tiger by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Kevin Waldron. Where Khan is a scary beast and a reminder that, although picture book tigers are often friendly and fun, the real things is made of much.   Bengal Tiger. Bengal tigers are the national animal of both Bangladesh and India.. One of the most wondrous and iconic animals to walk the Earth, Bengal tigers are majestic and rare. They're also one of the biggest cat species in the world. On average, Bengals are larger than other tiger species, but the largest tiger ever recorded was a .

    Many of these have books won the Man the author of The God of Small Things, Aravind Adiga, who wrote The White Tiger, and Kiran at the precise moment of India. One of the world’s most populous countries, India is also home to a vast storytelling tradition. The energy and complexity of this melting pot of religions, languages, politics, and geographies have given rise to ancient epic poems, traditional fables, humorous tales, and fantastic new adventures.

      The book features many photographs of the man-eating tiger country of north India and western Nepal, and in particular memorable and illuminating photos taken at the sites of Corbett's dramatic hunts. "Sure to bring nightmares to many!" -- International Bigfoot Society Hardback. pages. Over 50 B&W and colour photographs. Map. India’s Tiger Census has made it to the Guinness Book of World Records for being the world’s largest camera trapping wildlife survey. The fourth cycle of the All India Tiger Estimation estimated 2, tigers or 75 per cent of the global tiger population in the nation.


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