Poor no more

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Henry Holt #ad - Robert ruark 1915 - 1965 was an American author, syndicated columnist, and big game hunter. Uhuru, a novel with a similar theme, but not intended to be a sequel, was published in 1962. Uhuru" is the Swahili word for freedom. Ruark's first bestselling novel was published in 1955. First edition october 1959, Second Printing, October 1959.

Entitled something of value, it describes the Mau Mau Uprising by Kenyan rebels against British rule. He had intended to write a final chapter in the series with the working title of A Long View From a Tall Hill, but this never materialized. Under accusations of tax evasion charges and under contempt of Congress, his financial world crumbles.

Poor no more #ad - Craig price, a rural north Carolinian who grew up in poverty evolves into a tycoon who amasses a financial fortune. Poor no more is a portrait of the American scene, in business, in the society of New York's feverish cocktail-night club life. This is a hardcover book with a dust jacket price of $5. 95 published by Henry Holt and Company New York.

Library of congress catalog Card Number LCCN 59-13785. The novel drew from the author's personal knowledge and experiences on safari in Africa, and was adapted into a successful 1957 film, Something of Value.

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The Honey Badger

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Buccaneer Books #ad - In "the honey badger", ruark - thru his hero -searches for a purpose to his existence in a tapestry encompassing the restaurants of New York, first publishedposthumously in 1965, thru wartime London to the plains of Africa. And just what isa honey badger? a mean little animal which, when cornered, attacks straight for the balls!! Immensely readable Used book in Good Condition.

The Honey Badger #ad - Robert chester ruark was one of the mid-20th centuries "larger-than-life" characters: journalist, world traveller and big game hunter and in this, it is impossible to fathom where Ruark finishes and Alex Barr, author, his last work, the principal character starts.

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Horn of the Hunter: The Story of an African Safari

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Safari Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. 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. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Lost Classics

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Safari Press #ad - A collection of magazine stories that Ruark wrote in the 1950s and 1960s, but were never published in book form. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s. Hardback. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Old Man and the Boy

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Holt Paperbacks #ad - 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. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s. Hardback. This classic captures the endearing relationship between a man and his grandson as they fish and hunt the lakes and woods of North Carolina.

The Old Man and the Boy #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Old Man and the Boy

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Henry Holt and Co. #ad - Used book in Good Condition. 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. This classic captures the endearing relationship between a man and his grandson as they fish and hunt the lakes and woods of North Carolina.

The Old Man and the Boy #ad - A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s. Hardback. Used book in Good Condition.

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Uhuru: A Novel of Africa Today

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Mcgraw-Hill (Tx) #ad - Uhuru: A Novel of Africa Today #ad - Used book in Good Condition. 555 page hard cover novel written against a vast, turbulent background of present-day Africa in 1962, tells gripping story of a white colonial and his gradual disintegration in the face of the tensions and horror tearing that continent apart. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s.

Hardback. Used book in Good Condition.

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Something of value

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Doubleday & Company, Inc. #ad - Something of value is a novel based on events that took place in Kenya Colony during the violent Mau Mau insurrection of the 1950s, an uprising that was confined almost exclusively to members of the Kikuyu tribe. Glossary. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s.

Hardback. Used book in Good Condition. It is a powerful, gripping, and sometimes shocking novel that presents an enlightening glimpse into the lives of all sections of the population in Colonial Kenya fifty years ago. Garden city, new york: Doubleday & Company, 1955. Hardbound, 8. 5 inches tall, 566 pages. Used book in Good Condition.

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Robert Ruark's Africa

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Countrysport Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Ruark's tales of african hunting not only explore the animals and their habits, but also why people hunt dangerous game. These are previously uncollected works of Robert Ruark, edited by Michael Mcintosh. Used book in Good Condition. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s.

Hardback. Used book in Good Condition.

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Women

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New American Library #ad - Used book in Good Condition. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s. Hardback. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Old Man's Boy Grows Older

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Holt Paperbacks #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The heartwarming sequel to the best-selling the Old Man and the Boy is a moving, nostalgic tale that will transport the reader back to a time when going fishing was not about fish, but the stories told afterward. A collection of the stories and articles that made Ruark a household name in the 1950s and 60s.

Hardback. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

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