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Title :   Plants of Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Hi
This Field Guide has been brought out as a 'user friendly companion' for the naturalists, tourists, foresters and trekkers to the ' Land of Five Kedars' and surrounds who wish to rejoice the astounding beauty of Himalayan flowers and keen to refresh their field botany. This guide is based on an extensive explorations made by the authors in various parts of Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary. The sanctuary sprawls between the inner valleys of Mandakini on the left extreme and Alaknanda gorge on the north-eastern flank. The sanctuary harbours a diverse array of flora and fauna typical of Western Himalaya. Owing to a wide altitudinal range of about 1100 to 7068 m asl, varied topography and bio-edaphic conditions, one finds a large number of vegetation types, rich array of mammals, butterflies, birds and reptiles.More than 575 species have been described with the photographs. The maximum care is taken while describing the species character, as making it understandable to the wider visitors, res'
Abhimanyu Gahlot
9760020487
bsmps@vsnl.com

Title :   No Easy Day
'THE ONLY EASY DAY WAS YESTERDAY', Navy Seal Philosophy. A first person account of the planning and execution of the Bin Laden raid by team leader Mark Owen of US Navy Seal Team which carried out the extaordinary mission to kill the terrorist. It is the first and only insider's account of the most spectacular mission.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   SOLO: A James Bond Novel
The story is set in the year 1969. James Bond,007, a seasoned veteran of the secret service is sent to stop a civil war in the small West-African nation of Zanzarim. James Bond discovers a web of geopolitical intrigue and witnesses fresh horrors and goes solo, recklessly motivated by revenge.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   Voices In The Wilderness
Prerna Singh Bindra brings together twenty-two articles and essays on India's biodiversity by distinguished naturalists,scientists and authors. This book appeals to those who wish to acquaint themselves with joy and mysteries of nature.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   The King and I : Travels in Tigerland
Prerna Singh Bindra writes about an unforgettable journey through wild India. She treks the snowy Himalayas, walks the dry forests of the Gir and visits the Sunderbans to get involved with India's wildlife and the threats it faces. The King and I Celebrates the tiger,worries for their future, mourns their passing and hopes that they continue to rule the wild forever. '
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   Tracking Jim : A Hunt in Corbett Country
Prosenjit Das Gupta, the author is an ardent admirer of Jim Corbett and following in his footsteps has explored every area that Corbett mentions in his writings. The result is a fascinating book that unravels the lesser known facets of Corbett.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   On Jim Corbett's Trail and Other Tales
A.J.T.Johnsingh has returned to all the places Jim Corbett wrote of in his famous stories of man-eating tigers, and has documented the changes. This book conveys the beauty and thrill of Indian forests and wildlife. The author has expressed his views on saving India's wilderness before it is too late.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   The Lord Of The Jungle
This book is about Veeran, the small-time sandalwood smuggler in the tri-state junction of the western ghats who became the King of Ivory Poachers and Sandalwood Smugglers and Ganesh, a lone tusker who remembers everything and seeks revenge.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   Ranthambore Adventure
Another nice book by Deepak Dalal, the Ranthambore Adventure is about tigers.It is the story to inspire children across India to work towards saving the tiger and the country's rapidly disappearing forests. Ranthambore Adventure also narrates the story of the tiger, Genghis from his birth as a fluffy, helpless ball of fur, to his emergence as a proud and powerful predator.But vicious and greedy humans infiltrate his kingdom seeking his skin and bones.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

Title :   The Snow Leopard Adventure
The snow leopard is a rare animal of immense beauty.It is often referred to as the 'Grey Ghost of the Himalayas'. Joining a team of ecologists and explorers, Vikram and Aditya set off on an expedition to the Zanskar Mountains of Ladakh to search for the fabled leopard. The Snow Leopard Adventure is a riveting story set amidst soaring mountains and deep valleys.'
Raj Shekhar Singh
+919456548118
rajsshekhar@yahoo.com

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