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The Highlands of Central India

Excerpt from The Highlands of Central India: Notes on Their Forests and Wild Tribes, Natural History, and Sports Chapter I. Introductory. Physical Description of the Central Highlands - The Satpura Range - Early History of Gondwana - The Rajputs and their Bards - Mixed Races - Immigration of Hindus - The Conquest hy Akber - Fate of the Aborigines - Overthrow of the Gond Kings - Arrival of the Marathas - The Hill-tribes plunder the Low Country - The Pindaris - British Conquest of the Country - Improved Administration - Recent Ignorance of the Interior of the Hills - Constitution of the Central Provinces - Energy of the New Administration - Establishment of the Forest Department - Exploration of the Hill Tracts - Their Area and Character - Settlement Operations - Interesting Nature of the Country - Its Aboriginal Population - The Gonds - Kolarian Races - The Kola - The Korkus - The Bygas - The Bheels - Singular Facts in Distribution of Organic Products - Timber Trees - Relation to Geological Formations - The Fauna - Wild Buffalo - Twelve-tined Deer - Jungle-fowl - Hog-deer - Partridges - Intrusion of Eastern Forms - Early Destruction of the Forests - The Sal - The Teak - Its Usefulness - Ruin of the Teak Forests About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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