BIG-GAME SHOOTING IN UPPER BURMA MAJOR G. EVANS LONGMANS GREEN 1912 Evans examines the big game of Upper Burma on a species-by-species basis, including elephant, tiger, rhinoceros, gaur, goral, banteng, and sambur, among others. There are numerous recollections of his shooting experiences, particularly along the Chindwin River and its tributaries. He also includes a helpful glossary of animals and terms in Burmese. Czech, Bibliography of Asian Big Game Hunting Books.
Frontis + 10 plates + folding map. Dark-green cloth with gilt spine titles and gilt elephant vignette on upper board. BIG-GAME SHOOTING IN UPPER BURMA. LONGMANS GREEN AND CO, LONDON 1912. Evans examines the big game of Upper Burma on a species-by-species basis, including elephant, tiger, rhinoceros, gaur, goral, banteng, and sambur, among others.CONTENTS THE INDIAN ELEPHANT (ELEPHAS INDICUS) THE GAUR (BOS GAURUS, OR GAURUS GAURUS) THE BANTING (BOS SONDAICUS) THE TWO-HORNED RHINOCEROS RHINOCEROS LASIOTIS AND R. SUMATRENSIS THE TIGER (FEUS TIGRIS). THE PANTHER OR LEOPARD (FELIS PARDUS)... THE MALAY BEAR (URSUS MALAYANUS). THE BURMESE SEROW (NEMORHMDUS SUMATRENSIS) THE MALAYAN SAMBUR (CERVUS EQUINUS) THE BROW-ANTLERED DEER (CERVUS ELDT) THE HOG DEER (CERVUS PORCINUS) THE BARKING DEER (CERVULUS AUREUS VEL MUNTJAC) TRACKERS AND TRACKING, RIFLES AND AMMUNITION PERSONAL KIT.
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