The Masai Story

The Masai Story

Koenig, Oscar



A review of another book by Koenig by Morgan's Rare Books, Australia

Koenig, Oskar.; Pori Tupu.; Michael Joseph [1954] ; 236 pages, b/w plates, previous owners inscription.; The extraordinary adventures of Oscar Koenig, one of African's great "White Hunters", with twenty five years of hunting, and Safari guide in every corner of East Africa, Elephants, Lions, Buffalo, Rhino, etc. The hair raising and adventurous, exciting hunting experiences of Oscar Koenig!; HC/VG/DJ/VG.; $40

And Eclectic Books, also in Australia, reviewing Pori Tupu says:

Koenig was the only professional hunter in what was then Tanganyika. He was considered by many as walking life insurance. These are the extraordinary adventures of one of Africa's great white hunters-25 years of facing danger and excitement described by the man with a deep understanding of the continent and its big game, its beauties and its mysteries.

Book ID 408