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Attacked!: By Beasts of Prey and Other Deadly Creatures, True Stories of Survivors
by John Long
This work is a collection of non-fiction stories of animal attack and human survival. Animals encountered include: tigers, leopards, great white sharks, and elephants.
Paperback, 206 pages
Published October 1st 1997 by International Marine Publishing
(first published 1997)
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This book is a compilation of stories where people have been attacked by crocodiles, lions, bears, leopards, and sharks. Some of the people lived and some of the people died. Some of the animals lived after the attacks and some of them died or were hunted down and killed to prevent them from committing further acts of carnage. In many of the situations, individuals showed great courage and placed themselves at risk to save another life. Both animal and human instinct to survive is great. Terrify ...more
Apr 23, 2008 Susan rated it really liked it
Interesting stories will have you shaking your head in disbelief at the insanity of some people! A lot of the deadly encounters happen simply because people ignore warnings - either posted, or warnings the animal itself gives. Crazy!