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Inhaltsangabe: Foreword by Tony Dyer. His godmother was Isak Dinesen. He grew up with the likes of Percival, Blixen and Rundgren. Selby & Holmberg Safaris took out Robert Ruark. What else. Andrew Holmberg holds the record for the greatest number of 100-pound PLUS elephants. SIXTY THREE taken for family, friends and clients and that does not count many that were almost 100 pounds. Andrew Holmberg recognized the potential of the harsh Northern Frontier District of Kenya when foot safari blocks (no motorized vehicles allowed) were created. He worked hard and took light loads in because he was going to have heavy tusks and lots of other trophies to take out. His personal best on elephant: 141 pounds per side; his best buffalo - 58 inches! Andrew consistently pioneered hunting new areas where others followed later. Looking through his photos it is hard to comprehend that when these hunts took place, exceptional trophies were Holmberg's typical results. (Sam and Rose Pancotto took three 100-pound plus elephants on one safari!). No other individual has been given undisputed credit for so many number one accomplishments in the hunting area - by both clients and professionals like - as Andrew Holmberg. This book is, in one word, extraordinary. As Tony Dyer says, Andrew Holmberg has led a "larger than life" life. One needs a mighty big brush to paint his life story. Over 300 pp. Over 200 spectacular photographs (over 128 full pages of photos). Extra large 81/2 x 11 inch format.
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Buchbeschreibung Trophy Room Books, Agoura CA, 2000. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: New. First Limited to 1,000 Copies. the extratordinary life and times of Andrew Holmberg. Foreword by Tony Dyer. Over 300 pp. Over 200 spectacular photographs (128 full pages of some of the best African tropher ever taken/ever pictured in one book. Holmberg;s grandmother was Isak Dinesen. He grew up with the likes of Phil Percival, Bror Blixen, Eric Rundgren. His company, the legendary Selby & Holmberg safaris took out Robert Ruark. Holmberg also holds the record for the greatest number of 100-pound trophy elephants taken for self, friends, family and clients. He pioneered opening the Northern Frontier District and was known for taking light loads in and heavy trophy loads out. His best elephant: 141 lbs per side. His best buffalo- 58 inches! In East African hunting history, no other hunter has ever been given credit for so many number one accomplishments. This man truly lived a "larger than life" life and one needs mighty big brush to paint this story. A super book. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 328
Buchbeschreibung Trophy Room Books, 2000. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! L. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 1882458273D