Classic Starts®: Robinson Crusoe

byDaniel DefoeIllustratorJamel Akib

March 28, 2006|
Classic Starts®: Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
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A shipwreck. A sole survivor, stranded on a deserted island. What could be more appealing to children than Robinson Crusoe’s amazing adventure? Set in the 17th century, and unfolding over a 30-year period, it offers plenty of suspense and everyday detail about how Crusoe manages to stay alive. Additionally, it paints a fascinating portrait of the age—including references to slavery and Europe’s view of the “New World.”  

Daniel Defoe was born Daniel Foe in London in 1660, adding the "De" after he reached the age of 40. He was a novelist, journalist, and political agent. Defoe's best-known novels include Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders. Defoe also wrote the 3-volume A Tour Thro' the Whole Island of Great Britain, an important source of English economi...
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Title:Classic Starts®: Robinson CrusoeFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:160 pages, 7.5 X 5.38 X 0.66 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 7.5 X 5.38 X 0.66 inPublished:March 28, 2006Publisher:Sterling Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1402726643

ISBN - 13:9781402726644

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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