Robinson - Alexander Selkirk (picture on he right column). On the corner of the main street they founded another monument:

Robinson - Alexander Selkirk (picture on he right column). On the corner of the main street they founded another monument:

Verloren gegangen und alleine der oft so gnadenlosen Natur überlassen. Hier beginnt der Kampf ums Überleben!      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjBEX-JNCMQ   #Alexander Selkirk #Alvarenga #Boot #charts #Countdown #Crusoe #Daniel Defoe #Defoe #die besten #die dümmsten #Die interessantesten #Die schlechtesten #Die wichtigsten #fischen #Hasenbosch #Hilfe #Hitliste #Jagen #Jose Salvador Alvarenga #Nahrung #rettung #Robertson #Robinson #Robinson Crusoe #Schiff #Schiff

Verloren gegangen und alleine der oft so gnadenlosen Natur überlassen. Hier beginnt der Kampf ums Überleben! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjBEX-JNCMQ #Alexander Selkirk #Alvarenga #Boot #charts #Countdown #Crusoe #Daniel Defoe #Defoe #die besten #die dümmsten #Die interessantesten #Die schlechtesten #Die wichtigsten #fischen #Hasenbosch #Hilfe #Hitliste #Jagen #Jose Salvador Alvarenga #Nahrung #rettung #Robertson #Robinson #Robinson Crusoe #Schiff #Schiff

Robinson Crusoe es una de las más conocidas novelas de aventuras. Cuenta la historia de un hombre que naufragó cerca de una isla desierta y pasó en ella más de veinticinco años. El protagonista tiene que empezar a vivir prácticamente desde cero, enfrentándose a los desafíos de la vida salvaje y a la terrible carga de la soledad. Parece ser que Defoe se inspiró en un caso real: la historia del marinero escocés Alexander Selkirk, que fue abandonado en una isla cercana a la costa de Chile ...

Robinson Crusoe es una de las más conocidas novelas de aventuras. Cuenta la historia de un hombre que naufragó cerca de una isla desierta y pasó en ella más de veinticinco años. El protagonista tiene que empezar a vivir prácticamente desde cero, enfrentándose a los desafíos de la vida salvaje y a la terrible carga de la soledad. Parece ser que Defoe se inspiró en un caso real: la historia del marinero escocés Alexander Selkirk, que fue abandonado en una isla cercana a la costa de Chile ...

It may have taken nearly 300 years but archaeologists have finally confirmed the campsite of castaway Alexander Selkirk, thought to be the inspiration for Robinson Crusoe.

Mystery of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe, solved

It may have taken nearly 300 years but archaeologists have finally confirmed the campsite of castaway Alexander Selkirk, thought to be the inspiration for Robinson Crusoe.

Feb 1st - On this day 304 years ago (1709), Alexander Selkirk is rescued after spending four years marooned on an uninhabited desert island.  Selkirk’s story is widely viewed as the inspiration for the book Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe.  http://billhaus.blogspot.com/2013/02/on-this-day-feb-1st-alexander-selkirk.html

February 1709 – Alexander Selkirk is rescued after being shipwrecked on a desert island, inspiring the book Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe.

A mariner born in Largo, Alexander Selkirk was marooned on San Fernandez Island and became the model for Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe.

Mystery of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe, solved

A mariner born in Largo, Alexander Selkirk was marooned on San Fernandez Island and became the model for Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe.

THE SOLITUDE OF ALEXANDER SELKIRK

Below the thirty-fourth degree south latitude, the island of Juan Fernandez casts a modest shadow in the vast eastern Pacific

Alexander Selkirk is Rescued After Being Stranded on a Deserted Island for Four Years, This is Thought to Have Inspired Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe

Alexander Selkirk is Rescued After Being Stranded on a Deserted Island for Four Years, This is Thought to Have Inspired Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe

Alexander Selkirk tells Defoe the story of his

Alexander Selkirk tells Defoe the story of his

On 2 February 1709, a light was seen on the Juan Fernández Islands , and captain Dover led a landing party to investigate its source.They discovered a fire lit by Alexander Selkirk , a Scottish sailor left on the island in 1705 because he considered the ship he was aboard, the Cinque Ports , as not being seaworthy . Vintage engraving 1709 Life Aboard a British Privateer in the Time of Queen Anne by Robert C. Leslie.  http://www.gutenberg.org/files/44471/44471-h/44471-h.htm

On 2 February 1709, a light was seen on the Juan Fernández Islands , and captain Dover led a landing party to investigate its source.They discovered a fire lit by Alexander Selkirk , a Scottish sailor left on the island in 1705 because he considered the ship he was aboard, the Cinque Ports , as not being seaworthy . Vintage engraving 1709 Life Aboard a British Privateer in the Time of Queen Anne by Robert C. Leslie. http://www.gutenberg.org/files/44471/44471-h/44471-h.htm

The Llandoger Trow in Bristol is said to have been where Daniel Defoe met Alexander Selkirk, whose adventures inspired his novel Robinson Crusoe. The Admirable Benbow pub in Treasure Island may also have been based on it. - Peculiar British pubs - Telegraph

Peculiar British pubs

Take a jovial stagger around some of the British Isles' most remarkable watering holes.

Llandoger Trow pub in Bristol, England. Named after a type of Welsh sailing barge and built in 1664 is the pub where Daniel Defoe met Alexander Selkirk on whom he based Robinson Crusoe and it was thought to be the model for the Admiral Benbow in Treasure Island

Llandoger Trow Historic Bristol pub on Welsh Back. The name is that of a Welsh flat bottomed boat that used to dock here hence the name

Daisuke Takahashi at Alexander Selkirk's campsite on Robinson Crusoe Island

Daisuke Takahashi at Alexander Selkirk's campsite on Robinson Crusoe Island

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