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that the burroughs estate has deemed this to the Burroughs estate has deemed this to #over the ears that the Burroughs Estate Has Deemed This estate has deemed this be the official canon Leiber definitely captures the sense of Tarzan as an intelligent athletic man at home in the jungle certainly but also in the halls of sophisticated government and businesses The story takes Tarzan to the depths of Brazil where he must fight to save a hidden civilization descended from the Incas The cast of characters is diverse and interesting including an obligatory lion and chimpanzee although the villain is a two dimensional psychopath obsessed with gold and death I ve never seen the movie this novelization is based on but I suspect Leiber includes a lot of extra detail as well as smoothing out some of the inconsistencies and plot holes movies like this inevitably have This is a book that I think Burroughs would have enjoyed The villain of the piece resembles a Bond villain so the book has a somewhat different tone than an Edgar Rice Burroughs Tarzan book but it is uite good. Only the beginning of Tarzan's challenges For if he is to defeat Vinaro Tarzan must confront him in the legendary golden city of Tucumai from where no outsider has ever return. .
Carry the name of Tarzan The great fantasist Fritz Leiber s adaptation with the Burroughs family s agreement of the Mike Henry movie Leiber makes it than just a novelization
FASHIONING A NOVEL THAT CAN TAKE IT S PLACEa novel that can take it s place the original novels In fact it was numbered 25 which makes it part of the canonTarzan comes to central America at the behest of a friend to solve the mystery of the oung boy that walked out of the jungle telling of his home in a hidden valley and wearing a medalluion of gold around his neck it incites the wrong people and Tarzan is in a race to get the #boy home and help his people stop the army of looters #home and help his people stop the army of looters their way with a tankA lot of fun for a longtime fan of both Burroughs and Leiber As someone who loves Leiber s work but whose familiarity with the Tarzan character was limited to absorption of popular culture this was k Leiber is clearly an expert about Tarzan and his exploits referencing many past adventures within this one So good is this story compared to many of th. He ape man finds himself facing his most deadly nemesis et a criminal mastermind named Vinaro whose enemies perish in mysterious explosions of gold and flame But that may be. This is a pretty fun book that is apparently an adaptation of a 60s movie that updated Tarzan for the James Bond era This sounds awful but is actually pretty fun Leiber at his worst is #always enjoyable anywayWhat s interesting is that the story behind this bookmovie ruthless Bond villain esue Vinaro #enjoyable anywayWhat s interesting is that the story behind this bookmovie ruthless Bond villain esue Vinaro for a lost city in the Brazilian seems to be based on the true story of the Fawcett expedition for the Lost City of Z Unsurprisingly Tarzan and his friends both human and animal manage to prevent him from conuering a mystical hidden land of peaceful peoples descended from ancient Incas who fled Pizarro #TO THE THERE IS NOTHING TERRIBLY ORIGINAL HERE BUT # the There is nothing terribly original here but is evocative and enjoyable Leiber could have done a good job updating Tarzan with a slightly modern style if he had gotten the green light from the Burroughs estate Tarzan Leiber s writing was excellent Just a shame it was based on a 1960s screenplay filled with Hollywood cliches This book doesn t deserve a review It certainly didn t deserve to. The burning wreck of a passenger jet with a missing cargo of gold and a desperate plea from a friend lead Tarzan of the Apes deep into intrigue in the jungles of Brazil Soon ,