WorldCat Identities

Helfer, Ralph

Overview
Works: 22 works in 53 publications in 9 languages and 5,035 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Picture books  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV1831.E4, 791.320929
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Most widely held works about Ralph Helfer
 
Most widely held works by Ralph Helfer
The world's greatest elephant by Ralph Helfer( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born on the same day in the same German town, Bram and his elephant, Modoc, grew up side by side. Their circus act brought them wide fame, but their incredible bond would also lead to a series of adventures with danger at every turn
The beauty of the beasts : tales of Hollywood's wild animal stars by Ralph Helfer( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They're major stars who don't speak a word on-screen, yet are world-famous for their compelling performances. Who are they? The animal stars of the big screen, of course! In THE BEAUTY OF THE BEASTS, Ralph Helfer shares with the reader his love of animals and his work with some of Hollywood's biggest stars: Clarence the Cross-Eyed Lion, Gentle Ben, the Schlitz Malt Liquor Bull, Clint Eastwood's orangutan sidekick Clyde and many more. Helfer shares his philosophy on training these beautiful beasts to do amazing feats and maximize their acting potential without coercion. Join Ralph Helfer in his exploration of animal acting and read of his masterful use of TLC to work with these phenomenal, non-human actors
Mosey : the remarkable friendship of a boy and his elephant by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the true story of a boy's devotion to a beloved circus elephant and the ordeals they endured to stay together
Ling xiang Mo da : ren xiang jian zhen zhi gan ren de gu shi by Hai Fo Er( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modoc : the true story of the greatest elephant that ever lived by Ralph Helfer( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest elephant story ever told, re-created by Modoc's owner during the last twenty years of her seventy-eight-year life, the story spans eight decades and three continents
Animals how they communicate( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of how animals communicate
Modoc : den sanna berättelsen om världens bästa elefant by Ralph Helfer( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mo duo ke by Ralph Helfer( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiseki no zō mōdokku( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zamba : the true story of the greatest lion that ever lived by Ralph Helfer( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood animal trainer recounts his adoption of a four-month-old African lion cub as part of a plan to institute more humane training practices, describing how his nurture-based program helped him forge a loving bond with the great cat and enabled better standards of care for performance animals
Afrika, mother of dance( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a trip to East Africa with Mésmera as she explores the link between Arabic and African dance. She joins the Luo tribe near Nairobi for a celebratory dance, travels to the Mt. Kenya Safari Club for a performance of the Chukka Drummers, takes a camel safari to view wildlife, views dances of the Dorobo tribe at the Ewaso Nyiro River, and performs a belly dance at the foot of Kilamanjaro. In part 2, she visits Mombasa by the Indian Ocean, dances with the Giriama tribe and Masai women, and views more wildlife
Zamba om livet med ett lejon i familjen by Ralph Helfer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The beauty of the beasts tales of Hollywood's wild animal stars by Ralph Helfer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Modoc, un amour d'éléphant by Ralph Helfer( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Zamba : kisah nyata tentang singa terhebat yang pernah ada by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Indonesian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Elefántok elefántja : Modok megható és igaz története by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Modoḳ : gilguleha u-masʻoteha shel ha-pilah ha-adirah mi-kulan by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Zou ba, mo : Yi tou da xiang de zhen shi gu shi by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Modoc den sanna berättelsen om världens bästa elefant by Ralph Helfer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Modoc : sehati sejiwa selamanya by Ralph Helfer( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Indonesian and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The world's greatest elephant
Alternative Names
Helfers, Ralfs 1931-

Ralph Helfer Animal trainer

Ральф Хелфер

헬퍼, 랄프

ヘルファー, ラルフ

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The beauty of the beasts : tales of Hollywood's wild animal starsMosey : the remarkable friendship of a boy and his elephantModoc : the true story of the greatest elephant that ever livedZamba : the true story of the greatest lion that ever livedThe beauty of the beasts : tales of Hollywood's wild animal starsSomething about the author