Publish date: 2008
Publisher: DeBolsillo (subsid. Random House)
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Classic Literature
, 18th Century
Robinson Crusoe berichtet über seine Reisen, sein Leben und seine Abenteuer - wobei wohl die größte Herausforderung seine Landung auf der berühmt-berüchtigten einsamen Insel ist.Dieser Klassiker bzw. Abenteuerroman ist erstmals 1719 erschienen und hat bestimmt schon etliche Generationen an Lesern fa...
Well, he I am, sitting at one of my favourite coffee shops on a blustery and wet winter morning in Melbourne having just finished another book of which I have known the story since I was a little boy but having never actually read the book. I'm sure we all know of the story of Robinson Crusoe, who w...
Dear Crusoe,What the F*** is wrong with you?!!!My opinion, short and simple: when Crusoe revolted against his father/God he actually didn't want to change the social or natural system, he just wanted to take the role of his father! He wanted to become a father/God. And eventually that is exactly wh...
God, this one is awful. It's tedious and boring and very poorly written. Defoe has essentially no ability for description. The story line should be interesting, but long, tedious patches are taken up with hideously awful maundering on Calvinist theology, theology which Crusoe apparently picked up me...
Robinson Crusoe is a book everyone sort of knows, perhaps more for the man than for his book. The central myth of the shipwrecked Englishman, forced to reconstruct society from the debris of a dashed vessel, appeals to a deep, secret well of childhood within us all. For this reason, the 18th centu...