Robinson Crusoe By Daniel Defoe Book
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.
Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
published : 2006
Robinson Crusoe is the fictional autobiography of the title character. As a young man, Crusoe sets out from England on a disastrous sea voyage. His passion for seafaring remains undiminished and so he sets out again, only to be shipwrecked a third time. His journey takes him to Brazil where he becomes a plantation owner. A third and final shipwrecking,...
Publisher : The Floating Press
published : 1900
Crusoe ends up on a desert island and with a few supplies from the ship he builds a house, a boat and a new life. His island is not wholly uninhabited, though, and there is the exciting but ominous presence of cannibals who Crusoe occasionally encounters. One of these becomes his servant, Man Friday. Eventually the crew of a mutinying ship finally...
Publisher : Electric Book Company
published : 2000
The timeless tale of survival and adventure that set the standard for the English novel Robinson Crusoe is the only man still alive when his ship is destroyed in a terrible storm. Washing up on a deserted island, he realizes that he is stranded, with no immediate hope of rescue. Displaying remarkable ingenuity, Crusoe builds a crude home, raises...
Publisher : Open Road Media
published : 2014
Robinson Crusoe runs away from home to join the navy. After a series of adventures at sea, he is shipwrecked in a devastating storm, and finds himself alone on a remote desert island. He remains there many years, building a life for himself in solitude, until the day he discovers another man's footprint in the sand...
Publisher : Random House
published : 2010
ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP The acclaimed tale of a shipwrecked Englishman who finds himself stranded on an island off the coast of South America -- a story of survival, self-reliance, adventure, and faith. THIS ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: A concise introduction that gives the reader important background...
Publisher : Simon & Schuster
published : 2016
'I walk'd about on the shore, lifting up my hands, and my whole being, as I may say, wrapt up in the contemplation of my deliverance ... reflecting upon all my comrades that were drown'd, and that there should not be one soul sav'd but my self ... ' Who has not dreamed of life on an exotic isle, far away from civilization? Here is the novel which...
Publisher : Penguin Books Ltd
published : 2012
Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story. Appropriate "reader friendly" type sizes have been chosen for each title?offering clear, accurate, and readable text. All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions...
Publisher : Tom Doherty Associates
published : 1996
Robinson Crusoe learns new ways of life when his ship is wrecked and he is the only survivor. The narrative that has endured through times gives an account of how life can be lived without luxury and in solitude. A gripping tale of action and adventure that enthrals and enraptures the reader.
Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
published : 2009
After surviving a shipwreck Robinson Crusoe finds himself stranded on a desert island with few provisions. Overcoming his initial despair he forges a life on the remote island using when he can scrounge from the wreck and his own ingenuity. As time passes he encounters other marooned individuals and a tribe a vicious cannibals. Eventually joined by...
Publisher : HarperCollins Canada
published : 2013