Big Game Shooting, volume 1 (of 2)
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Big Game Shooting, volume 1 (of 2)

By Clive Phillipps-Wolley
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Table of Contents
  • BIG GAME SHOOTING
  • DEDICATION TO H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS OF THE FIRST VOLUME
  • ILLUSTRATIONS IN THE FIRST VOLUME
    • FULL-PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS
    • WOODCUTS IN TEXT
  • BIG GAME SHOOTING
  • CHAPTER I ON BIG GAME SHOOTING GENERALLY
    • Still Hunting
  • CHAPTER II SOUTH AFRICA FIFTY YEARS AGO
    • WILLIAM COTTON OSWELL: A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH
    • INTRODUCTION
    • FIRST EXPEDITION TO AFRICA
  • CHAPTER III SECOND EXPEDITION TO SOUTH AFRICA
  • CHAPTER IV LATER VISITS TO SOUTH AFRICA
  • CHAPTER V WITH LIVINGSTONE IN SOUTH AFRICA
  • CHAPTER VI EAST AFRICA—BATTERY, DRESS, CAMP GEAR AND STORES
    • DRESS
    • CAMP GEAR
    • STORES, ETC.
  • CHAPTER VII GAME DISTRICTS AND ROUTES
  • CHAPTER VIII THE CARAVAN, HEADMAN, GUN-BEARERS, ETC.
  • CHAPTER IX HINTS ON EAST AFRICAN STALKING, DRIVING, ETC.
  • CHAPTER X THE ELEPHANT
  • CHAPTER XI THE AFRICAN BUFFALO
  • CHAPTER XII THE LION
  • CHAPTER XIII THE RHINOCEROS
  • CHAPTER XIV THE HIPPOPOTAMUS
  • CHAPTER XV OSTRICHES AND GIRAFFES
  • CHAPTER XVI ANTELOPES
    • ELAND
    • BRINDLED WILDEBEEST
    • COKE’S HARTEBEEST
    • LICHTENSTEIN’S HARTEBEEST
    • JACKSON’S HARTEBEEST
    • THE TOPI
    • DAMALIS HUNTERI
    • ROAN ANTELOPE
    • SABLE ANTELOPE
    • EAST AFRICAN ORYX
    • KOBUS KOB
    • LESSER REEDBUCK
    • GRANT’S GAZELLE
    • THOMSON’S GAZELLE
    • PETERS’ GAZELLE
    • ABYSSINIAN ORIBI
    • EAST AFRICAN ORIBI
    • STEINBUCK
    • WATERBUCK
    • THE SING-SING
    • THE GREATER KUDU
    • LESSER KUDU
    • BUSH-BUCK
    • IMPALA
    • LITHOCRANIUS WALLERI
    • THE DUYKER
    • BLUE BUCK
    • THE KLIPSPRINGER
    • THE PAA
    • GRAVE ISLAND GAZELLE
    • THE SITATUNGA
  • CHAPTER XVII THE LION IN SOUTH AFRICA
  • CHAPTER XVIII BIG GAME OF NORTH AMERICA
    • I. PANTHER (Felis concolor)
    • II. THE GRIZZLY (Ursus horribilis)
    • III. BLACK BEAR (Ursus americanus)
    • IV. BISON OR BUFFALO (Bison americanus)
    • V. THE BIGHORN (Ovis montana)
    • VI. THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN GOAT (Haploceros montanus)
    • VII. THE PRONGHORN ANTELOPE (Antilocapra americana)
    • VIII. THE DEER OF AMERICA
      • (1) Moose (C. alces)
      • (2) The Wapiti (C. canadensis)
      • (3) Woodland Caribou (C. tarandus).
      • (4) Barren Ground Caribou (C. tarandus arcticus)
      • (5) Mule Deer (C. macrotis)
      • (6) The White-Tail (C. virginianus)
      • (7) The Black-Tail (C. columbianus)
    • (1) Moose (C. alces)
    • (2) The Wapiti (C. canadensis)
    • (3) Woodland Caribou (C. tarandus).
    • (4) Barren Ground Caribou (C. tarandus arcticus)
    • (5) Mule Deer (C. macrotis)
    • (6) The White-Tail (C. virginianus)
    • (7) The Black-Tail (C. columbianus)
    • NOTE ON CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICAN BIG GAME
  • CHAPTER XIX MUSK OX
  • FOOTNOTES
  • INDEX TO THE FIRST VOLUME
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