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Virginia McKenna

Autor(a) de Back To The Blue

13+ Works 69 Membros 0 Críticas

About the Author

Virginia McKenna OBE is perhaps best known for her role as Joy Adamson in Born Free, one of many films she made with her late husband Bill Travers. Her other films include Carve Her Name with Pride, A Town Like Alice, The Smallest Show on Earth and Ring of Bright Water. Her stage career has ranged mostrar mais from Perdita in Peter Brook's 1951 production of A Winter's Tale to Gertrude in the RSC's Hamlet in 1984. Bill and Virginia founded Zoo Check (later the Born Free Foundation) in 1984. Virginia's books include Into the Blue (1992), Some of My Friends Have Tails (1971) and On Playing with Lions (1966), which she co-wrote with Bill. She was also a contributor to Beyond the Bars: the Zoo Dilemma (1987). Virginia was awarded the OBE for services to the arts and animal conservation. She has four children, ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. mostrar menos
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Obras por Virginia McKenna

Back To The Blue (1997) 15 exemplares
Some of My Friends Have Tails (1970) 14 exemplares
Beyond the Bars: The Zoo Dilemma (1987) 10 exemplares
Into the Blue (1992) 9 exemplares
On playing with lions (1966) 4 exemplares
Remembering Elephants (2020) 4 exemplares
The Life in My Years (2009) 3 exemplares
Tonight The Moon is Red (2014) 2 exemplares
Golden Years (2013) 2 exemplares
Big Time Operators 2 exemplares

Associated Works

The Butterfly Lion (1996) — Narrador, algumas edições872 exemplares
Death in Cyprus (1956) — Reader, algumas edições351 exemplares
Death in Kenya (1958) — Reader, algumas edições314 exemplares
Death in Berlin (1955) — Reader, algumas edições305 exemplares
The Ring of Bright Water Trilogy (2000) — Posfácio, algumas edições141 exemplares
Counting Lions: Portraits from the Wild (2015) — Prefácio — 69 exemplares
Born Free [1966 film] (1966) — Actor — 52 exemplares
Waterloo [1970 film] (1970) — Actor — 40 exemplares
Ring of Bright Water [1969 film] (1969) — Actor — 35 exemplares
The Nation's Favourite Animal Poems (2001) — Prefácio — 27 exemplares
A Town Like Alice [1956 film] (1956) — Actor — 24 exemplares
The Cruel Sea [1953 film] (1953) — Actor — 23 exemplares
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Portfolio Six (1996) — Prefácio — 22 exemplares
Swallows and Amazons [1974 film] (1974) — Actor — 18 exemplares
The Natural Hedgehog (1998) — Prefácio — 17 exemplares
Carve Her Name With Pride [1958 film] (2007) — Actor — 17 exemplares
The Spirit of the Maasai Man (2000) — Prefácio — 15 exemplares
The Smallest Show on Earth [1957 film] (1957) — Actor — 14 exemplares
Born Free [abridged] (1986) — Narrador, algumas edições8 exemplares
Golden Years [2016 film] (2017) — Actor — 6 exemplares
September [1996 TV movie] (1996) — Actor — 5 exemplares
The Ship That Died of Shame [1955 film] — Actor — 3 exemplares
Gentle Footprints (2010) — Introdução, algumas edições2 exemplares
The Edwardians (1972) — Actor — 1 exemplar
An Elephant Called Slowly [1970 film] (1970) — Actor — 1 exemplar

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1931-06-07
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
UK
Ocupações
actor
author
Relações
Elliott, Denholm (husband)
Travers, Bill (husband)
Prémios e menções honrosas
Order of the British Empire

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Estatísticas

Obras
13
Also by
26
Membros
69
Popularidade
#250,752
Avaliação
3.8
ISBN
22

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