Robinson Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe

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Daniel Defoe’s The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner (1719) is
considered by many the first English novel. Based on the real-life experiences of the castaway Alexander
Selkirk, the book has had a perrenial appeal among readers of all ages-–especially the young adult reading
public–-who continue to find inspiration in the inventive resourcefulness of its hero, sole survivor of a
shipwreck who is marooned on an uninhabited island. Especially poignant, after more than two dec...
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