Last edited by Voodoojind
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | History

7 edition of Tarzan, My Father found in the catalog.

Tarzan, My Father

by Jr., Johnny Weissmuller

  • 203 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Ecw Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Television,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Actors,
  • United States,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Actors & Actresses,
  • Childhood Memoir,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts,
  • Swimmers,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDanton Burroughs (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8548519M
    ISBN 101550225227
    ISBN 109781550225228

    Tarzan, My Father eBook: W. Craig Reed, Johnny, jr Weissmuller, William Reed: : Kindle Store/5(24). Tarzan, My Father. Johnny Weissmuller Tarzan, My Father Johnny Weissmuller A portrait of the most beloved Tarzan and a tale of Hollywood at its legendary peak. An authoritative insight into the life of the man most film fans consider the "one and only" Tarzan — Olympic swimming champion.

    According to the son of Johnny Weissmuller, Johnny Weissmuller Jr, in his book, My Father, Tarzan, the Olympian was headed to the golf tournament when he and his friends were stopped by Castro’s guerrilla troops. Foreigners were susceptible to being kidnapped by the Revolutionaries, so Weissmuller was at significant risk when his car was. My Father, Elmo Lincoln ~ The Original Tarzan by Marci'a Lincoln Rudolph. My Father, Elmo Lincoln: The Original Tarzan is a book that explores the life and times of Elmo Lincoln--an actor that changed the face of film and started in some of the greatest and most well known films of all time. His roles in Tarzan of the Apes, Birth of a Nation, and Intolerance have changed the face of film forever.

    Tarzan fights the leopard that killed his human parents. He is slashed across the chest and manages to kick the leopard into a pit. Tarzan then kills the leopard off-screen with a spear and we see the leopard's dead body (although the leopard appears to have experienced a peaceful death). The Tarzan series is a series written by the American author Edgar Rice Burroughs. There are twenty-four novels about adventure in this series and the character is among the most loved characters around the world. The series is written by the author Edgar Rice Burroughs between the year and and there have been many adaptations of the.


Share this book
You might also like
Police out of Brixton!

Police out of Brixton!

MUSE word processing

MUSE word processing

Human and peoples rights for the oppressed

Human and peoples rights for the oppressed

The pride of all the citizens

The pride of all the citizens

Renoir

Renoir

Matildas buttons.

Matildas buttons.

10,000 steps a day in L.A

10,000 steps a day in L.A

Address

Address

Fisheries-Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (FOCI)

Fisheries-Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (FOCI)

Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms

Critical issues of minimal art

Critical issues of minimal art

Improving government in Silver Spring.

Improving government in Silver Spring.

Star Wars

Star Wars

View from a Mississippi River cotton sack

View from a Mississippi River cotton sack

combining of various crops

combining of various crops

United States policy toward Portugal

United States policy toward Portugal

Lectern with Lamp

Lectern with Lamp

Tarzan, My Father by Jr., Johnny Weissmuller Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tarzan, My Father has been added to your Cart Add to Cart. Buy Now. Buy Used. $ FREE Shipping Get free shipping Free day shipping within the U.S. My Father book you order $ of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon. Or get business-day shipping on this item for $ /5(34).

Tarzan, My Father book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The son of the Olympic swimmer who became a Hollywood star reveals /5. A portrait of the most beloved Tarzan and a tale of Hollywood at its legendary peak. An authoritative insight into the life of the man most film fans consider the "one and only" Tarzan — Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller — this book offers an intimate look at Weissmuller's early life, middle years, and later decline, through swimming training, Olympic triumphs, failed marriages Tarzan ECW Press.

This book gets 5 stars from me. I wasn't particularly a big Tarzan movie fan but I enjoy reading biographies from hollywood's heyday.

Johnny Jr. does an outstanding job of telling the story of his father's life and debunking some of the falsehoods written about his father by others/5(34).

Book Review: Tarzan, My Father A Review by Hyde Flippo Tarzan, My Father. Tarzan, My Father Kindle, Paperback, Hardcover – Feb. 1, by Johnny Weissmuller, Danton Burroughs (Foreword), William Reed (Contributor), W Craig Reed (Contributor). The son of the Olympic swimmer who became a Hollywood star reveals the real story of his famous father’s life.

Johnny Weissmuller’s name has become synonymous with Tarzan—the role he played in the s and ’40s to the delight of millions. Many don’t know that he also earned five Olympic gold medals for swimming before his renowned acting career—or that he had five marriages.

A portrait of the most beloved Tarzan and a tale of Hollywood at its legendary peak. An authoritative insight into the life of the man most film fans consider the one and only Tarzan--Olympic swimming champion My Father book Weissmuller--this book offers an intimate look at Weissmuller's early life, middle years, and later decline, through swimming training, Olympic triumphs, failed marriages, a 3/5(1).

A portrait of the most beloved Tarzan and a tale of Hollywood at its legendary peak. An authoritative insight into the life of the man most film fans consider the "one and only" Tarzan -- Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller -- this book offers an intimate look at Weissmuller's early life, middle years, and later decline, through swimming training, Olympic triumphs, failed marriages, a.

Get this from a library. Tarzan, my father. [Johnny Weissmuller; William Reed; W Craig Reed] -- An authoritative biography of the first Tarzan--Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller--this account offers an intimate look at the actor's life, from Olympic triumphs and failed marriages to.

TARZAN, MY FATHER is the inside story of Johnny Weissmuller, told from the point-of-view of the ultimate insider - his son and namesake, Johnny Jr. This incredible book is neither a scandalous tell-all nor hero-worshipping hagiography, but rather a respectful and honest account of the life of the legendary actor/athlete/5(24).

In he wrote Tarzan, My Father (ECW Press), a memoir of life with his father and their Hollywood days. He retired as a longshoreman inand was working on a book about his dockworking days when he was diagnosed with cancer.

Roger Moore: "Johnny Weissmuller-he was a great Tarzan." A swinging tale of a Hollywood legend in a legendary time Tarzan, My Father is the authoritative biography of the first, and, for many, the only, Tarzan: Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller.

Johnny Weissmuller, Jr. He starred as Tarzan in 12 films, made a fortune in Billy Rose’s Aquacade, and married five times. His second wife of two years, the short and sultry Lupe Vélez played quite the contrast to the tall and easygoing Weissmuller. In the book, Tarzan, My Father, the author, Johnny Jr told of an epic fight between the couple.

They were staying in. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Tarzan my father by Johnny Weissmuller, Jr., Johnny Weissmuller, William Reed, W. Craig Reed, ECW Press edition, in English. Read "Tarzan, My Father" by Johnny Weissmuller Jr.

available from Rakuten Kobo. The son of the Olympic swimmer who became a Hollywood star reveals the real story of his famous father’s life. Johnny We Brand: ECW Press. Tarzan, My Father is an authoritative insight into the life of the man most film fans consider the “one and only” Tarzan – Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller — this book offers an intimate look at Weissmuller’s early life, middle years, and later decline, through swimming training, Olympic triumphs, failed marriages, a Hollywood life as Tarzan of the Apes, and subsequent.

Tarzan, My Father, Paperback by Weissmuller, Johnny, Jr.; Reed, William, ISBN X, ISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US Looks at the life of the swimming champion who became an actor, starring in twelve Tarzan adventure movies. This book gets 5 stars from me. I wasn't particularly a big Tarzan movie fan but I enjoy reading biographies from hollywood's heyday.

Johnny Jr. does an outstanding job of telling the story of his father's life and debunking some of the falsehoods written about his father by others/5(23).

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Tarzan, My Father by Johnny, Jr. Weissmuller, William Reed and W. Craig Reed (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).

[book is clean and tight, with no discernible wear; jacket shows the teensiest bit of surface wear]. (B&W photographs) Memoir by Weissmuller's only son, who tells his father's "own version of his experiences at the hands of the major Hollywood studios," as well as his own "inside perspective on his father's life and career [including] interviews with his father's former wives, costars, and.

Tarzan (John Clayton II, Viscount Greystoke) is a fictional character, an archetypal feral child raised in the African jungle by the Mangani great apes; he later experiences civilization only to reject it and return to the wild as a heroic adventurer.

Created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan first appeared in the novel Tarzan of the Apes (magazine publicationbook publication ), and Created by: Edgar Rice Burroughs.Tarzan, My Father By Johnny Weissmuller Tarzan, My Father By Johnny Weissmuller An authoritative biography of the first Tarzan—Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller—this book offers an intimate look at Weissmuller's early life, middle years, and later decline, through swimming.Tarzan is a series of twenty-four adventure novels written by Edgar Rice Burroughs () and published between andfollowed by several novels either co-written by Burroughs, or officially authorized by his estate.

There are also two works written by Burroughs especially for children that are not considered part of the main Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs.