The life and most surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner, who lived eight and twenty years in an uninhabited island, on the coast of America, near the mouth of the great river Oroonoque. With an account of his deliverance thence, and his after surprising adventures
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731
Robinson Crusoe tells of his fate as the sole survivor of a shipwreck and his life for nearly thirty years on a deserted island. Forced to overcome despair, doubt, and self-pity, he struggles to create a life for himself.