The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

The Adventures of 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 feat...

Title:The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe
Edition Language:English
ISBN:086611968x
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About Daniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe (1659/1661 [?] - 1731) was an English writer, journalist, and spy, who gained enduring fame for his novel


    The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe Reviews

  • Andy Madsen

    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 ...

  • Melissa

    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...

  • Jason Koivu

    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 ...

  • Shovelmonkey1

    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 l...

  • Ahmad Sharabiani

    987. Robinson Crusoe, Daniel DefoeThe 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 pro...

  • Duane

    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...

  • Nayra.Hassan

    لقد نجا..و لكن يا لها من نجاة مخيفة..فبعد ان ثار الأزرق الغدار..و ألقى بسفينته محطمة فوق الرمال. .يغرق الجميع. .عد...

  • Lyn

    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. Thou...

  • Fernando

    "El mundo se me aparecía como algo remoto, que en nada me concernía y del que nada debía esperar o desear. En una palabra, me hallaba del todo aislado… me habitué a considerarlo en la forma en q...

  • Monsieurboule

    Hoo-boy!I'm surprised and amazed and dismayed by the ex post facto muy-contempo correct-nosity readings below...shouldn't be, I guess, but am.Gee whillikers, kids, uhm, here's one of the great social ...