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Title:
The secret life of tigers.
Author:
Thapar, Valmik.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1999.

©1989
Physical Description:
viii, 99 pages : color illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780195648102
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library QL737.C23 T45 1989 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

The Secret Life of Tigers documents the family life of three tigresses and their cubs from soon after birth to adulthood. An extraordinary account if records for the first time the active role the male tiger plays as a father.


Author Notes

Valmik Thapar has, since 1977, been closely associated with the Ranthambore National Park, documenting the natural history of tigers and campaigning for their protection. A well-known documentary film-maker, he is the author of several books on tigers.


Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Introduction
The Tigress and Her Cubs
The Father A Tiger's Kingdom Growing Up Independence
The End of a Century Postscript
Epilogue
Further Reading

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