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White Hunters:The Golden Age of African Safaris

by Brian Herne

  • 186 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Owl Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history: from c 1900 -,
  • Hunting or shooting animals & game,
  • 20th century,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Hunting - General,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Wildlife,
  • History,
  • Nature / Wildlife,
  • Africa,
  • Africa - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7932707M
    ISBN 100805067361
    ISBN 109780805067361

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    White Hunters is the story of seventy years of African adventure, danger, and romance. It re-creates the legary big-game safaris led by Selous and Bell and the daring ventures of early hunters into unexplored territories, and brings to life such romantic figures as Cape-to-Cairo Grogan, who walked 4, miles for the love of a woman, and.   White Hunters The Golden Age of African Safaris. Brian Herne and romance. It re-creates the legendary big-game safaris led by Selous and Bell and the daring ventures of early hunters into unexplored territories, and brings to life such romantic figures as Cape-to-Cairo Grogan, who walked 4, miles for the love of a woman, and Dinesen's 5/5(1).

    White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris by Brian Herne. NY: John McRae / Owl / Henry Holt, Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st printing thus. Corners sl . Editions for White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), .


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White Hunters:The Golden Age of African Safaris Paperback – May 1, by Brian Herne (Author)/5(82). What amazing collection of stories as well as history of not only "white hunters" but history, culture as well as the sad decline of African wildlife largely due to the end of hunting in many African countries.

Many of these hunters will only be remembered because of this book - because they never wrote themselves. Thank you Mr. Herne/5(79). White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(61).

White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris is an adventure-history of the larger-than-life hunters (who were white Europeans) that roamed Africa killing big game trophies from the late 's until the 's. The book concentrates on the East African countries of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and is filled with campfire stories about the white hunters and their famous clients, including Teddy Roosevelt, 4/5.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Holt, Henry & Company, Inc. Brian Herne's White Hunters is the story of seventy years of African adventure, danger, and romance. It re-creates the legendary big-game safaris led by Selous and Bell and the daring ventures of early hunters into unexplored territories, and brings to life such romantic figures as Cape-to-Cairo Grogan, who walked 4, miles for the love of a woman, and Dinesen's dashing lover, Denys Finch/5(62).

White Hunters is the story of seventy years of African adventure, danger, and romance. It re-creates the legary big-game safaris led by Selous and Bell and the daring ventures of early hunters into 5/5(1). About this title The golden age of the African safari is laid bare in this survey of the continent's most storied white hunters, from real-life men who inspired Isak Dinessen's Out of Africa to Cape-to-Cairo Grogan, who walked 4, miles for the love of a woman.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title. 30 Day Return Policy4/5(86). "White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris" A history defends the hunters as conservationists and argues that the real villains were poachers.

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Brian Herne's White Hunters is the story of seventy years of African adventure, danger, and romance. It re-creates the legendary big-game safaris led by Selous and Bell and the daring ventures of early hunters into unexplored territories, and brings to life such romantic figures as Cape-to-Cairo Grogan, who walked 4, miles for the love of a woman, and Dinesen's dashing lover, Denys Finch/5(65).

The golden age of the African safari is laid bare in this survey of the continent's most storied white hunters, from real-life men who inspired Isak Dinessen's Out of Africa to Cape-to-Cairo Grogan, who walked 4, miles for the love of a woman.

Read more Read less click to open popover/5(66). This story of the great African safaris evokes the harmony that once existed between hunters and the elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, and rhino that roamed East Africa in large numbers before poaching and politics intervened.

White Hunters is the story of seventy years of African adventure, danger, and romance/5(3). White hunters: the golden age of African safari Item Preview remove-circle White hunters: the golden age of African safari by Herne, Brian.

Publication date "A John Macrae book." Includes bibliographical references and index Notes. obscured text on front : White Hunters: The Golden Age of African Safaris p) ISBN Buy this book tycoons converged on East Africa, hiring professional white hunters to lead them on lengthy.

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What amazing collection of stories as well as history of not only "white hunters" but history, culture as well as the sad decline of African wildlife largely due to the end of hunting in many African countries. Many of these hunters will only be remembered because of this book - because they never wrote themselves.

Thank you Mr. Herne. "White Hunters" is the story of 70 years of African adventure, danger and romance. It recreates the legendary big-game safaris led by Selous and Bell and the daring ventures of early hunters into unexplored territories.

White Hunters is a nostalgic and densely-packed history of these men and their adventures, from the turn of the century until the s when politics, a growing population, civil strife and concern about species destruction intervened/5(66).

White hunters: the golden age of African safaris. [Brian Herne] -- The author tells of eighty years of safaris in Africa, evoking "the harmony that once existed between hunters and such magnificent animals as elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, and rhino--the big.White hunter is a literary term used for professional big game hunters of European or North American backgrounds who plied their trade in Africa, especially during the first half of the 20th century.

The activity continues in the dozen African countries which still permit big-game hunting. White Hunters. The Golden Age of African Safaris. Posted by Managing (independence from British rule) under Jomo Kenyatta.

The book is full of famous names from Roosevelt to Robert Ruark, Hemingway to William Holden, Grace Kelly, the Blixens, Denys Finch Hatton and George Adamson are some described along with a roll-call of English and.