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Hunting the lions

Robert Michael Ballantyne

Hunting the lions

the land of the negro

by Robert Michael Ballantyne

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Published by James Nisbet in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Edition: first printed in Ballantyne"s Miscellany in 1869.

Statementby R.M. Ballantyne.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 120 p., [1] leaf of plates (front.) :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19219906M

chapter the hunting of the white stag THE battle was all over a few minutes after their arrival. Most of the enemy had been killed in the first charge of Aslan and his -companions; and when those who were still living saw that the Witch was dead they either gave themselves up or took to flight. 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.

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Hunting starts in December and runs through March providing weather and conditions are favorable. Our dogs are experienced and some have been hunting for the last 12 years. These dogs are proven and have caught lions in dry conditions which is why they are considered to .   Lions usually hunt at night, either alone or in packs. A pack of lions can use a number of strategies to catch their prey. Sometimes the pack appears to split up, with some members pursuing prey animals into an ambush set by the others.


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