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Edgar Rice Burroughs : creator of Tarzan

Author: William J Boerst
Publisher: Greensboro, N.C. : Morgan Reynolds, ©2000.
Series: World writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A concise biography of the prolific author who created Tarzan & was a pioneer of the science fiction genre. Annotation. One of the most successful writers of the twentieth century, Edgar Rice Burroughs's novels of adventure and imagination include Tarzan and the Apes.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Edgar Rice Burroughs; Edgar Rice Burroughs; Edgar Rice Burroughs; Edgar Rice Burroughs
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Boerst
ISBN: 1883846560 9781883846565
OCLC Number: 44683414
Description: 112 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Rebel reforms --
Taste of army life --
Finding a career --
From pulps to books --
Wanderlust --
Writing and ranching --
controversy --
Success and failure --
Hawaii --
Appendix: Legacy --
Glossary --
Suggested reading --
Bibliography --
Sources --
Index.
Series Title: World writers.
Responsibility: William J. Boerst.

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A concise biography of the prolific author who created Tarzan & was a pioneer of the science fiction genre. Annotation. One of the most successful writers of the twentieth century, Edgar Rice Burroughs's novels of adventure and imagination include Tarzan and the Apes.

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