Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johann D. Wyss
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2007-05-29
  • ISBN : 0143104993
  • Pages : 496 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann D. Wyss and published by Penguin. This book was released on 2007-05-29 with total page 496 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The authoritative original English version of a beloved classic. One of the world's best-loved stories of shipwreck and survival, The Swiss Family Robinson portrays a family's struggle to create a new life for themselves on a strange and fantastic tropical island. Blown off course by a raging storm, the family, a Swiss pastor, his wife, their four young sons, plus two dogs and a shipload of livestock, must rely on one another in order to adapt to their needs the natural wonders of their exotic new home. Inspired by Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, this classic story of invention and adventure has fired the imaginations of readers since it first appeared in 1812. Freely translated over the years, with major sections excised and new subplots added, the novel is published here in its original English translation, fully restored for a new generation of readers. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Jean Rudolph Wyss
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2013-12-06
  • ISBN : 1627939946
  • Pages : 301 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Jean Rudolph Wyss and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2013-12-06 with total page 301 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A shipwreck; a deserted island; a single family, wondering if they can survive. Rich in suspense and surprises, The Swiss Family Robinson entices young readers to come along on a wonderful adventure, where each moment brings a new thrill. Featuring amazingly resourceful characters and a wondrous landscape bursting with exotic wildlife and plants, it's an irresistible tale of ingenuity.

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann David Wyss and published by . This book was released on 1859 with total page 383 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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Book The Swiss Family Robinson Or  Adventures in a Desert Island

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson Or Adventures in a Desert Island PDF, written by Johann David Wyss and published by . This book was released on 1858 with total page 410 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:

Book Swiss Family Robinson Comprehension Guide

Download or read Swiss Family Robinson Comprehension Guide PDF, written by Jameson Detweiler and published by Veritas Press. This book was released on 2003 with total page 64 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann Rudolf Wyss and published by . This book was released on 1859 with total page 272 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johann David Wyss
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company
  • Release : 2007
  • ISBN : 9781402736940
  • Pages : 151 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann David Wyss and published by Sterling Publishing Company. This book was released on 2007 with total page 151 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: An abridged version of the story that relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island with abundant animal and plant life.

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : J. D. Wyss
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 2009-03-05
  • ISBN : 014191906X
  • Pages : 496 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by J. D. Wyss and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2009-03-05 with total page 496 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Following a wild and raging storm, the Swiss family Robinson are stranded at sea. But the thundering waves have swept them off to a tropical island, where a new life awaits them. Their ship is laden with supplies and the island is packed with treasures, so they soon adapt and discover new dangers and delights every day . . . With an inspiring introduction by American author and America's first children's laureate Jon Scieszka.

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johann D. Wyss
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2013-06-04
  • ISBN : 1101635509
  • Pages : 352 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann D. Wyss and published by Penguin. This book was released on 2013-06-04 with total page 352 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The classic adventure tale of a brave family who must come together to survive in their new deserted island home. Swept off course by a raging storm, a Swiss pastor, his wife, and their four young sons are shipwrecked on an uncharted tropical island. Thus begins the classic story of survival and adventure that has fired the imaginations of readers since it first appeared in 1812. With optimism and boundless enthusiasm, the Robinson family undertakes the extraordinary task of constructing a home for themselves and exploring the primitive island filled with strange and beautiful creatures and exotic fruits and plants. Rich in action and suspense, The Swiss Family Robinson is an exhilarating novel takes us to a faraway place of danger and beauty, where the courageous Robinson family embarks on a thrilling new life of adventure and discovery. With an Introduction by J. Hillis miller and an Afterword by Elizabeth Janeway

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johann David Wyss
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2012-02-28
  • ISBN : 1442458569
  • Pages : 576 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann David Wyss and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2012-02-28 with total page 576 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Originally written to entertain his four young sons, Johann David Wyss based The Swiss Family Robinson on Daniel Defoe's classic shipwreck story, Robinson Crusoe (1719). Upon its initial publication in 1812, The Swiss Family Robinson was received with great enthusiasm not only as a first-rate adventure story, but also as a practical guide to self-sufficiency.

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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Book Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johann D. Wyss
  • Publisher : Raintree
  • Release : 2014-01-30
  • ISBN : 1406285269
  • Pages : 72 pages

Download or read Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johann D. Wyss and published by Raintree. This book was released on 2014-01-30 with total page 72 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Classic stories retold in exciting graphic novel format. Each title includes high-quality artwork, simple text, discussion questions, and writing prompts.

Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johann David Wyss
  • Publisher : Pearson UK
  • Release : 2018
  • ISBN : 1292287713
  • Pages : pages

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Book The Swiss Family Robinson

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  • Author : Johnna Wyss
  • Publisher : Enrich Spot Limited
  • Release : 2016-07-29
  • ISBN : 9887739464
  • Pages : 594 pages

Download or read The Swiss Family Robinson PDF, written by Johnna Wyss and published by Enrich Spot Limited. This book was released on 2016-07-29 with total page 594 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The Swiss Family Robinson is a novel by Swiss author Johann David Wyss, first published in 1812. It is about a Swiss family shipwrecked in the East Indies en route to Port Jackson, Australia. Upon reaching the desert island, the family set up a camp and later a tree house. They have to learn how to survive on the island. ? The adventures are presented as a series of lessons in natural history and the physical sciences. The novel was intended to teach children about family values, good husbandry, the uses of the natural world, and self-reliance.