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Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe relates the tale of an English sailor marooned on a desert island for nearly three decades An ordinary man struggling to survive in extraordinary circumstances, Robinson Crusoe wrestles with fate and the nature of God This edition features maps


About the Author: Daniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe 1659 1661 1731 was an English writer, journalist, and spy, who gained enduring fame for his novel Robinson Crusoe Defoe is notable for being one of the earliest practitioners of the novel and helped popularize the genre in Britain In some texts he is even referred to as one of the founders, if not the founder, of the English novel A prolific and versatile writer, he wrotethan five hundred books, pamphlets, and journals on various topics including politics, crime, religion, marriage, psychology and the supernatural He was also a pioneer of economic journalism.



10 thoughts on “Robinson Crusoe

  1. Andy Madsen Andy Madsen says:

    It s really sad that people judge books from the 17th century from their 21st century politically correct perspective You don t have to agree with Defoe s worldview and religious beliefs to like the book I m repulsed by Homer s beliefs but I know his works deserve to be classics.People who think this book is bo


  2. Melissa Melissa says:

    This is one of those books that really serves to remind a modern audience of why we should kill whitey Robinson Crusoe is the story of a young man with atrociously bad luck who, unfortunately for any shipmates he ever has, suffers from an extreme case of wanderlust Every ship he gets onto sinks, but he just keeps


  3. Jason Koivu Jason Koivu says:

    Reading Robinson Crusoe is like reading a grocery list scribbled in the margins of a postcard from Fiji Weather s fine Wish you could be here Need fruit, veg, meat I understand it s an early novel and should be respected as a pioneer of the craft, but dang it, this is the most boring pioneer ever


  4. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    987 Robinson Crusoe The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Daniel DefoeRobinson Crusoe is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published on 25 April 1719 The first edition credited the work s protagonist Robinson Crusoe as its author, leading many readers to believe he was a real person, and the book a travelogue of true incidents Epistolary, confessional, and didactic in form, the book is presented as an autobiography of the title character whose birth name was Robinson Kreutznaer a castaway who s 987 Robinson Crusoe The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Daniel DefoeRobinson Crusoe is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published on 25 April 1719 The first edition credited the work s protagonist Robinson Crusoe as its author, leading many readers to believe he was a real person, and the book a travelogue of true incidents Epistolary, confessional, and didactic in form, the book is presented as an autobiography of the title character whose birth name was Robinson Kreutznaer a castaway who spends twenty eight years, on a remote tropical desert island near Trinidad, encountering cannibals, captives, and mutineers, before ultimately being rescued The story has since been thought to be based on the life of Alexander Selkirk, a Scottish castaway, who lived for four years on a Pacific island called M s a Tierra , now part of Chile, which was renamed Robinson Crusoe Island, in 1966 1972 1343 404 33 sni 19 17191704The Further Adventures Of Robinson Crusoe


  5. Shovelmonkey1 Shovelmonkey1 says:

    August 1651Dear Diary,Woo hoo Run away to sea at last Mum and Dad didn t want me to go but honestly, what s the worst that can happen So far I m loving life on the ocean wave and have only been a little bit sea sick Anyway it s Bye bye Hull, hello Honolulu Yours, RobinsonJanuary 1653Dear Diary,Sorry it s been so long T


  6. Duane Duane says:

    Many consider this the first English novel It was published in 1719, and the setting was around 1650 But the amazing thing about this novel is that it s timeless Being stranded on a deserted island would be much the same today as it was 350 years ago It s a great tale though, one I grew up with, along with Treasure Islan


  7. Molly Molly says:

    Spoiler alertRobinson Crusoe was a total douchebag If anyone deserved to get stuck on an island for 28 years, it was this guy His story begins with his dying father pleading with him to stay at home, but the teenage Crusoe won t have it He wants to be a sailor, he swears that he s meant to be a sailor, he totally loves the


  8. Lyn Lyn says:

    It is hard to estimate the literary and cultural impact of Robinson Crusoe First published in 1719, this is certainly the benchmark upon which most all castaway stories have been judged since Though I had to consider that Shakespeare s The Tempest was published in 1610 No magicians or witches here, and no Calaban lurking in


  9. Monsieurboule Monsieurboule says:

    Hoo boy I m surprised and amazed and dismayed by the ex post facto muy contempo correct nosity readings belowshouldn t be, I guess, but am.Gee whillikers, kids, uhm, here s one of the great social and, perhaps even , spiritual documents of Western Civ, and it s a ripping read that declared ongoing archetypes, and it s getting


  10. Vit Babenco Vit Babenco says:

    Robinson Crusoe was the first book I had read by myself I was absolutely entranced, I had no smallest idea that books could be so hypnotizing Strange may it seem but most of all I enjoyed reading the lists of the items Robinson was salvaging from the wrecked ship My next care was for some ammunition and arms There were two very


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