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Author Vaillant, John

Title The tiger : a true story of vengeance and survival / John Vaillant

Publ Info New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010
Edition First edition
 CCRI-Warwick  SK305 .T5 V35 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  SK305.T5 V35 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 329 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-329)
It's December 1997, and a man-eating Siberian tiger is on the prowl outside a remote village in Russia's Far East. The tiger isn't just killing people, it's annihilating them, and a team of men and their dogs must hunt it on foot through the forest in the brutal cold. As the trackers sift through the gruesome remains of the victims, they discover that these attacks aren't random. An absolutely gripping tale of man and nature that leads inexorably to a final showdown in a clearing deep in the taiga
LC subject Tiger hunting -- Russia (Federation) -- Russian Far East
Tiger attacks -- Russia (Federation) -- Russian Far East
ISBN 9780307268938