The Game of British East Africa Chauncy Hugh Stigand

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Published: August 5th 2011

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446 pages


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The Game of British East Africa  by  Chauncy Hugh Stigand

The Game of British East Africa by Chauncy Hugh Stigand
August 5th 2011 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 446 pages | ISBN: | 6.68 Mb

-----------------------------------------------------The Game of British East Africa-Captain Stigand comes second only to Mr. Selous. - Theodore Roosevelt------------------------------------------------------ Quality Digital Text- Linked Table of Contents- Illustrated with 80 photos, maps and sketches.- Detailed Appendix Notes on 70 Game Animals, including their Names in Multiple Native Languages-----------------------------------------------------According to Theodore Roosevelt:Among the hunter-naturalists to whom we owe most of our knowledge of the enthrallingly interesting life-histories of African big game, Captain Stigand comes second only to Mr.

Selous. When I wrote of protective coloration in African Game Trails, I had had opportunity only to glance at Stigands admirable book on the game of British East Africa. In this he discusses the subject in masterly fashion, and with a knowledge that could only come to a trained big game hunter and field naturalist gifted with exceptionally keen powers of observation and analysis.-----------------------------------------------------Contents:Chapter I.

– IntroductoryChapter II. - Animal Life of the CountryChapter III. - Coloration of Game AnimalsChapter IV. - Hunting versus ShootingChapter V. - The PlainsChapter VI. - Stalking GameChapter VII. - The River of the PlainsChapter VIII. - What is Learnt from SpoorChapter IX. - The BushChapter X.

- The Game of Uganda and the Eastern CongoChapter XI. - The ForestChapter XII. - Trek and CampChapter XIII. - The Preservation of GameAppendix: Extensive Notes on Game Animals in Alphabetical Order



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