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Wild Life and Adventures in Indian Forests

Biography / Memoir

By: Bertrams Beresford Osmaston(Author), Sir Harry Champion(Foreword By), Henry Osmaston(Editor)

322 pages, 16 plates with 15 b/w photos and 3 b/w maps; 1 b/w map

Hardback | Dec 1999 | Edition: 2 | #102319 | ISBN: 095180393X
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BB Osmaston was a leading field ornithologist in India for 30 years. These diaries describe his life as a professional forester in the forests of India, Burma, Sikkim and the Andaman Islands a century ago. Besides hair-raising encounters with wild elephants and man-eating tigers, he gives detailed observations of over 200 bird species, some very rare.

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