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Tarzan (Fictitious character)

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Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingTarzan (Fictitious character)
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Variant(s)Clayton, John, Viscount Greystoke (Fictitious character)
Greystoke, John Clayton, Viscount (Fictitious character)
Beginning date19
Associated countryGreat Britain
Field of activityJungle survival Adventure and adventurers Hunting Trapping
Profession or occupationAdventure and adventurers Hunters Trappers Fishers
Found inEdgar Rice Burroughs Tarzan, [2013]
Wikipedia, viewed 15 September 2016 (Tarzan (John Clayton, Viscount Greystoke) is a fictional character, an archetypal feral child raised in the African jungles by the Mangani great apes; he later experiences civilization only to largely reject it and return to the wild as a heroic adventure; Tarzan is the son of a British lord and lady who were marooned on the Atlantic coast of Africa by mutineers; occupation: adventurer, hunter, trapper, fisherman)
Associated languageeng
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