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Stalks in the Himalaya

Stebbing, Edward Percy

Stalks in the Himalaya

jottings of a sportsman-naturalist

by Stebbing, Edward Percy

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Published by H.P. Academy of Arts, Culture, and Languages in Shimla .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby E.P. Stebbing with upwards of a hundred illustrations by the author & others
ContributionsHimachal Academy of Arts, Culture & Languages
The Physical Object
Pagination248 p. :
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24568104M
ISBN 108186755551
LC Control Number2010319109
OCLC/WorldCa611044549

At 22, feet in the Himalayas, a killer stalks. Don't look down! "An exciting, well-written blend of thriller and historical reconstruction; . this is an assured piece of writing from a promising new author."-. Service Provider of Birds John Gould India Prints - Hypurolepis Domicola or Hill Swallow, Parus Cinereus Or Cinereus Tit, Cissa Pyrrhocyanea and Nucifraga Multipunctata Or Large Spotted Nutcracker offered by Vintage Books, New Delhi, on: 1A Hauz Khas Village, 1st Floor, Near Axis Bank Atm, , New Delhi.

  DHYE, Nepal — High in the Himalayas, on a rugged plateau dotted with empty mud huts, an exodus has begun. In the village of Dhye, crops are stubby, dead stalks. Water is scarce. The Himalayas are home to many rare and unusual animals. The takin, Bhutan’s national animal, is a shaggy combination of a goat and antelope. The region also is home to the rare golden langur, a monkey species found only in the Himalayas. One of the primary populations of the one-horned rhino, the largest of the three Asian rhino species, is.

Stok Kangri (6, metres (20, ft)) is the highest mountain in the Stok Range of the Himalayas in the Ladakh region of north India. The peak is located in Hemis National Park, 12 km southwest of the trailhead (3, metres (11, ft)) in the village of Stok and around 15 km southwest of the city of Leh, Listing: Ultra. The title says it all. From Haiku to page-long poems, Will writes of life in rice-growing, Hill-Country Nepal. From poems of meditative observations of nature about his village farm-house, to the great ecosystem of the Himalaya Range, to his appreciation of Nepalese culture, Will opens the beauty/authenticity of incredible Nepal before us. $.


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Stebbing, E.P. () Stalks in the Himalaya. John Lane Company, New York. Walking the Himalayas is the book he wrote on his return. Wood carefully blends in at Kabul, for it is ‘best to avoid anywhere that Terry Taliban reckons he can bag an infidel’, meets a Shaman who talks to the decapitated head of a goat and drinks its blood among the Karakoram Ranges, escapes a car crash with a broken arm and shoulder, sees.

Stalks in the Himalaya: Jottings of a Sportsman-Naturalist (E. Stebbing), Sport and Adventure in the Indian Jungle (A. Mervyn Smith), In the Grip of the Nyika: Further Adventures in British East Africa (Lieut.-Col.

Patterson), Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks. Stalks in the Himalaya: Jottings of a Sportsman-Naturalist (E. Stebbing), The Heart of the Hunter (Edison Marshall), Hindu-koh: Wanderings and Wild Sport on and Beyond the Himalayas (Major-General Donald MacIntyre), and More: Genre: Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs, History, Nature, Reference, Sports, Travel, Hunting and Fishing: Binding: Cloth.

Stalks in the Himalaya Publisher: John Lane Year of publication: Place of publication: London and New York Language: English Description: monograph by E. Stebbing. Source: KKV Repository. Permission (Reusing this file)Place of publication: London and New York.

All of the pictures in this book were taken by Basil Pao, the stills photographer who was part of the team who did the trip (Pao also produced a book, Inside Himalaya, containing many more of his pictures). The book contains eight chapters: Pakistan, India, Nepal, Tibet, Yunnan (China), Nagaland and Assam(India), Stalks in the Himalaya book, and Bangladesh.

The book is presented in a diary format; Palin starts each section of the Author: Michael Palin. For my book White Mountain: Real and Imagined Journeys in the Himalayas, I read hundreds of books – some skimmed, some pored over and reread several times.

After a while, I. The Himalayas are a rich repository of flora with a large number of native plants and high value non-timber forest products. This book is a WWF Nepal's initiative to conserve these high value NTFPs of mountains by providing concise information of prioritized species in mountain program areas of the Sacred Himalayan Landscape.

This book will help you discover and develop the qualities which are essential for success in life. These qualities are handpicked from the life of the most successful people in the world with examples which will help you get an insight into their lives.

Poets may praise the deer and nightingale; I celebrate the wild goat,"" Schaller affirms in this compelling tour of the Himalaya. Over a six-year period (), the eminent field biologist passed through parts of Nepal, northern Pakistan, and India—through villages of butter lamps and ""forgotten polo fields""—conducting wildlife surveys and seeking sites for national parks.

India's rich spirituality begins with Ganesha. Even the most austere yogi starts his inward journey by invoking the God who softens karma and guides dharma. He reigns over our beginnings, our changes, earthly decisions and problems--always there when needed, never aloof.

Kailash is, of course, where Shiva lives, and this, too, is located in the Himalaya. The sacredness of the Himalayan peaks is borne out by many Hindu texts where it has been praised for its special healing quality.

Himalaya is also the destination for sages and individuals who seek knowledge. This new book, Himalaya is very good. This book like the others has beautiful pictures as well and you can see the places Mr.

Palin is writing about. Read more. 5 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Timothy A. Legare. out of 5 stars Four Stars.

Reviewed in the United States on August 3, Verified Purchase/5(81). Rain in the Mountains: Notes from the Himalayas touches a raw nerve for an urban dweller when it describes the beauty of mountain wilderness, surrounded by chirping birds, squirrels, a blue sky with moving clouds casting light and shade shadows.

The book can be a good companion for contemplation and quiet reading/5(). Stebbing, E.P. () Stalks in the Himalaya. John Lane Company, New York. Sterndale, R.A.

() Seonee: or camp life on the Satpura Range. Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, London. (an inspiration for Kipling's Jungle Book) Stewart, A.E.

() Tiger and other game. The practical experiences of a soldier shikari in India. Second edition. Indian Mountaineering Foundation Address: 6, Benito Juarez Marg, South Campus, South Moti Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi Phone Number: + The wild anemone commonly known as the wind flower, has large white flowers of cm across, filled with yellow stamens and tinged with pink on the reverse.

The stalks are soft and silky, long and erect. The round flower buds are white and woolly. The large leaves are five-lobed like a palm, toothed. David Zurick is a geographer, writer, and photographer. He is the author of the award-winning books Errant Journeys and Himalaya: Life on the Edge of the World.

Julsun Pacheco is a cartographer and geographic information systems specialist. He is a major contributor to the Atlas of Hawaii and the Atlas of Southeast by:   Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Our expert author, trekking the Indian Himalaya sincewill be your guide to some of the world's most awesome trekking.

This book covers the region's top treks, through the Buddhist villages and high passes of Ladakh, the spectacular mountains and verdant valleys of Himachal Pradesh /5(16).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stebbing, Edward Percy, Stalks in the Himalaya. London, John Lane; New York, John Lane Co. This is the kind of book that you feel bad about finishing. Michael Palin takes you on a wonderful journey through the lands that owe a lot to the mighty Himalayas.

The book written as the pages of Michael's diaries is a detailed yet fun narrative of the life in this region. It is a tale simply told with wit, humor and sensitivity.4/5.Claude Arpi was born in in Angoulême, France.

Sincehe is settled in South India. He is the author of several books and more than one thousand articles on Tibet, China, India, defence and border issues and Indo-French relations.The Himalayan Club Newsletter Published sincethe Newsletter covers the climbs in the Indian Himalaya exhaustively. The other major events in the Himalaya, news and views and details of the Himalayan Club activities are covered.

Number 60 was published in February E-Letter Keeping with the modern trend the E-Letter is started since.