WorldCat Identities

Ruark, Robert Chester 1915-1965

Overview
Works: 105 works in 694 publications in 19 languages and 9,895 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Adventure stories  History  Drama  Film adaptations  Short stories  Action and adventure fiction  Anecdotes  Biography  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Artist, Signer
Classifications: PS3535.U15, 813.5
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Most widely held works about Robert Chester Ruark
 
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Something of value by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

117 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fortune of two Kenya boys, one an English guide for a big game hunter, the other a Mau Mau terrorist
Uhuru : a novel of Africa today by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

97 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 10 languages and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-lithed copy of next-to-final typescript of the novel. Contains approximately 100,000 words more than the novel as published by McGraw-Hill in 1962
The Old Man and the boy by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

50 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Robert Ruark tells of the friendship between a young boy and his grandfather as they hunt and fish in North Carolina
The honey badger by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

85 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a bloody brave little animal called the honey badger in Africa. It may be the meanest animal in the world. It kills for malice and sport
Poor no more : a novel by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

59 editions published between 1900 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Carolina youth's rise to fame and fortune as an industrial tycoon, and the effect upon him
Horn of the hunter by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

39 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in 8 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an African safari
Use enough gun; on hunting big game by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big game hunts in Africa are described, with touches of humor, and in some instances with pathos, by the famous writer and hunter
The Old Man's boy grows older by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 1995 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More recollections of outdoor life travel, and reminiscences of the philosophy of the Old Man, Ruark's grandfather
Women by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I didn't know it was loaded; line drawings by R. Taylor by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grenadine Etching : her life and loves by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

18 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One for the road by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1967 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grenadine's spawn by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1978 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the children of beauty queen Grenadine Etching who on August 6, 1945 decided to die. Her will bequeathed ten billion dollars to her various children. From Geraldine's numerous offspring we have Jeeter, Peter and Abercrombie, a strange lad with unusual tastes that don't include women
The lost classics of Robert Ruark by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of magazine stories that Ruark wrote in the 1950s and 1960s, but were never published in book form
Ye ye he wo by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horn of the hunter : the story of an African safari by Robert Chester Ruark( )

7 editions published between 1953 and 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the author and his wife's two-month safari in East Africa in the 1950s. Ruark's philosophies are intertwined in the hunting stories to make unforgettable reading
The old man and the boy by Robert Chester Ruark( Recording )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic captures the endearing relationship between a man and his grandson as they fish and hunt the lakes and woods of North Carolina. All the while the Old Man acts as teacher and guide, passing on his wisdom and life experiences to the boy, who listens in rapt fascination
Ye ye he wo : xiao nan hai zhang da hou by Lu wa ke( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qualcosa che vale : romanzo by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

10 editions published between 1955 and 1990 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uhuru Roman d. heutigen Afrika by Robert Chester Ruark( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.19 for The Old Ma ... to 0.88 for Qualcosa c ...)

The Old Man and the boy
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Uhuru : a novel of Africa todayThe Old Man and the boyHorn of the hunterThe Old Man's boy grows olderThe lost classics of Robert RuarkHorn of the hunter : the story of an African safariRobert Ruark's Africa
Alternative Names
Chester Ruark, Robert 1915-1965

Robert Ruark American writer

Robert Ruark Amerikaans auteur

Robert Ruark escritor estadounidense

Robert Ruark US-amerikanischer Kolumnist und Autor

Ruark, Robert.

Ruark, Robert 1915-1965

Ruark, Robert C.

Ruark, Robert C. 1915-1965

Ruark, Robert Chester

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