Peter Hathaway Capstick (1940 - 1996) was an American professional hunter and author. He was born in New Jersey and left a Wall Street career shortly before his thirtieth birthday to become a professional hunter, first in Central and South America and later in Africa.
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A Man Called Lion by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1994). Nothing is held back in this complete biography of John Howard 'Pondoro' Taylor. This is Capstick at his best on one of Africa's most intriguing characters.
The African Adventurers: Return To Silent Places by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1992) is the sequel to 'Death in the Silent Places' and brings to life four turn-of-the-century adventurers and the savage frontiers they braved. Kindle Version
Death In The Long Grass by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1980) is based on Capstick's own experiences and the personal accounts of his colleagues. 'Death In The Long Grass' portrays the great killers of the African bush. Kindle Version
Death In A Lonely Land by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1990) is a compilation of his articles published in sporting magazines during the past two decades, Capstick gathers material for a collection that packs technical pieces on guns and ammunition plus lively stories about fishing and big game hunting. Kindle Version
Last Horizons: Hunting, Fishing & Shooting On Five Continents by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1993) is the first of a two-volume collection of Capstick's hunting, fishing and shooting tales. Kindle Version
Maneaters by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1989) are stunning accounts of the most notorious maneaters from around the world.
Peter Capstick's Africa: A Return To The Long Grass by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1987) is the enthralling tale of an entirely new safari, an exciting first-person adventure in which Peter Capstick returns to the long grass for his own dangerous and very personal excursion. Kindle Version
Sands Of Silence: On Safari In Namibia by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1991) is an illustrated look at a Namibian safari revealing the Bushmen's culture, political persecution and the lives of these hunter-gatherers. Kindle Version
Warrior: The Legend Of Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen by Peter Hathaway Capstick (1998) is a vivid biography of Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen which was finished and published after Capstick's death. Kindle Version