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The man-eaters of Tsavo and other East African adventures

J. H. Patterson

The man-eaters of Tsavo and other East African adventures

by J. H. Patterson

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Published by Macmillan in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Uganada Railway,
  • Uganda Railway,
  • Description and travel,
  • Hunting,
  • Chasse,
  • Descriptions et voyages,
  • Histoire,
  • Lion attacks,
  • Lions,
  • Lion hunting,
  • Attaques,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.H. Patterson ; with a foreword by Frederick Courteney Selous
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 65571, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 65571
    The Physical Object
    Format[microform] /
    Pagination5 microfiches (200 fr.) :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25463182M
    ISBN 100665655711
    OCLC/WorldCa150610773

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    Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures is a well-written account of turn of the previous century East Africa. Col. Patterson, hired to complete a rail bridge over the Tsavo river, enters the scene shortly after a pair of lions have begun to feast on the workers/5(48). The Man-Eaters of Tsavo is the autobiographical account of Royal Engineer Lt. Col. J.H. Patterson's African adventures. Among them, his hunt for the two man-eaters. This book was the basis for the film The Ghost and the Darkness. (Summary by James Christopher).


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Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book was converted f /5. Jan 11,  · Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures is a well-written account of turn of the previous century East Africa. Col. Patterson, hired to complete a rail bridge over the Tsavo river, enters the scene shortly after a pair of lions have begun to feast on the workers/5(45).

In my opinion, if the account in the book had been faithfully followed in the film, it would have been even more exciting. Besides the Tsavo man-eaters story, ther are other hair-raising stories about man-eating lions in the book.

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The Man-Eaters of Tsavo is the autobiographical account of Royal Engineer Lt. Col. J.H. Patterson's African adventures.

Among them, his hunt for the two man-eaters. This book was the basis for the film The Ghost and the Darkness/5(K). The Tsavo Man-Eaters were a pair of man-eating lions in the Tsavo region, which were responsible for the deaths of a number of construction workers on the Kenya-Uganda Railway between March and December The significance of this lion pair was their unusual behavior of killing men and the manner of their attacks.

The Man-Eaters of Tsavo is the autobiographical account of Royal Engineer Lt. Col. J.H. Patterson's African adventures. Among them, his hunt for the two man-eaters. This book was the basis for the film The Ghost and the Darkness. First Page: THE MAN EATERS OF TSAVO AND Other East African Adventures.

Lieut. Col. Patterson, D.S.O. The book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo is an amazing story written by J.H Patterson in the year of The book is about when the people of Tsavo (+ men) were building a bridge across the Tsavo river. There were two male African lions who were in the area, to find out the rest you will have to read the book/5.

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Apr 07,  · From the time of Herodotus until to-day, lion stories innumerable have been told and written. I have put some on record myself. But no lion story I have ever heard or read equals in its long-sustained and dramatic interest the story of the Tsavo man-eaters as told by Col.

Patterson/5(5). This edition of The Man-eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures i by J. Patterson is given by Ashed Phoenix - Million Book Edition/5. And Other East African Adventures. Author: John Henry Patterson,Frederick Courtney Selous; Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

ISBN: Category: Travel Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The story is familiar to movie fans-the horrifying tale of the book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo has been retold by Hollywood many times, most recently in the film The Ghost and the Darkness-but hearing it.

Find The Man Eaters Of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures by Patterson, J H at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. This tale of "The Man-Eaters of Tsavo" is the daddy of them all, written in the Victorian era over one hundred years ago.

But it is still unsurpassed as an example of supreme courage, fortitude and sheer doggedness - the building of the East African railway - from Nowhere to absolutely Nowhere or the Lunatic Line so-called in Britain/5(3). The Man-Eaters of Tsavo And Other East African Adventures. By John Henry Patterson.

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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Pages: The Man-Eaters of Tsavo | The Man-eaters of Tsavo and other East African Adventures is a book written by John Henry Patterson in about a pair of lions that he killed in Kenya, known as the Tsavo man-eaters.

The book describes attacks by man-eating lions on the builders of the Uganda Railway in Tsavo, Kenya in and how the lions were eventually killed by Patterson. [p1 MOMBASA, FROM THE HARBOUR.

] THE MAN-EATERS OF TSAVO CHAPTER I MY ARRIVAL AT TSAVO IT was towards noon on March 1,that I first found myself entering the narrow and somewhat dangerous harbour of Mombasa, on the east coast of Africa.

Read The Man Eaters of Tsavo And Other East African Adventures absolutely for free at ashleyllanes.com10/10(1). The Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures by John Henry Patterson starting at $ The Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures has 32 available editions to buy at Alibris.The Man-Eaters of Tsavo and Other East African Adventures J.H.

Patterson the harbour. Luckily, this nefarious design was discovered in time, and the bold navigator promptly hanged the pilot, and would also have sacked the town but for the timely submission and apologies of the Sultan.Written by the legendary officer who shot these lions and risked death several times in the attempt, The Man-Eaters of Tsavo is not only the story of this breathtaking hunt, but of Lieutenant-Colonel Patterson's other adventures in the African bush.5/5(1).