WorldCat Identities

Adamson, George 1906-1989

Overview
Works: 56 works in 151 publications in 6 languages and 4,503 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives  Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Legends 
Roles: Creator, Correspondent, Actor, Author of introduction
Classifications: QL737.C2, 599.7442
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Most widely held works by George Adamson
A lion called Christian by Anthony Bourke ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lion cub lives happily in London with his owners but is ultimately sent to Kenya to be rehabilitated by George Adamson for life in the wild
Born free, a lioness of two worlds by Joy Adamson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Elsa, the lioness, who was brought up as a pet and at the age of three taught to the jungle and fend for herself
An elephant called Slowly ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers of BORN FREE return to the stunning wilds of Africa to visit game warden George Adamson and his unusual menagerie of lions, rhinos, buffalo, ostriches, and cheetahs. But the true magic of Africa comes alive when they embark on a series of delightful escapades with three remarkable elephants called Kadengi, Eleanor and baby Pole Pole (Swahili for 'Slowly')."--Container
My pride and joy by George Adamson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Verhaltensforscher (1906-1989), Ehemann von Joy Adamson (Die Löwin Elsa), erzählt von seinen Erlebnissen und Erfahrungen mit wilden Löwen in Kenia
Christian the Lion also includes The Great Dan Patch ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christian the Lion: An affectionate lion cub is raised in London by two young Australians. Unable to keep Christian as a pet, they contact the stars of Born Free and wild-life expert George Adamson, who help them introduce Christian to his native habitat in Kenya
Living free by Joy Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A further account of Elsa and her cubs
Elsa and her cubs ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a photographic account of the friendship between a wild lioness and George and Joy Adamson. Includes scenes of the lioness and her three cubs relaxing in camp, learning to hunt for herself, and showing off her cubs
Bwana game; the life story of George Adamson by George Adamson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Adamson is already famous for the part he played in the epic of Elsa, the Kenya lioness, and her cubs; but only five years of his life were occupied in this way. He spent twenty-three adventurous years as a Game Warden in Kenya before becoming involved with Elsa. And after the filming of 'Born Free' he devoted himself to rehabilitating the lions that took part in the film to wild life. Some months later, four cubs were given to him and with this pride he has settled in the bush where today he is caring for the first and second generation of lions
Frei geboren : eine Löwin in zwei Welten : ein Bericht by Joy Adamson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman describes her experiences raising an orphaned lion cub intending that it eventually return to the jungle
Leeuwen op de Afrikaanse savanne by George Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Dutch and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verslag van de Keniaanse jachtopziener George Adamson (1906-1989) over zijn leven met leeuwen en andere wilde dieren in de Keniaanse wildernis en het terugplaatsen van leeuwen in het wild
Christian, the lion at world's end ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An affectionate lion cub is raised in London by two young Australians. Unable to keep Christian as a pet, they contact the stars of Born Free and wild-life expert George Adamson, who help them introduce Christian to his native habitat in Kenya
Safari meines Lebens by George Adamson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lifetime with lions by George Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In vrijheid geboren : de strijd van de wildernis en de beschaving om de leeuwin Elsa by Joy Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meneer Groot Wild : de man die het vertrouwen won van Elsa de leeuwin by George Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoires van een wildwachter in Kenya, wiens vrouw de boeken over de leeuwin Elsa schreef
The life story of George Adamson by George Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family collection 4 movies : Chilly dogs ; Cry of the penguins ; The lion who thought he was people ; Toby McTeague ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lion who thought he was people; A documentary chronicling the life of Christian, an affectionate lion cub born in a London zoo and raised by two young Australians. Unable to keep Christian as a pet, they contact the stars of "Born free" and real-life wildlife expert George Adamson, who helps them introduce Christian to his native habitat in Kenya
La mia vita con i leoni by George Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born free ... With extracts from George Adamson's letters. Twenty-first impression by Joy Adamson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tsuioku no eruza ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
アダムソン, ジョージ
Languages
English (90)
German (24)
Dutch (4)
Japanese (2)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
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