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The 'real' Robinson Crusoe

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A new book argues that it has found the "real" Robinson Crusoe.

Katherine Frank, author of Crusoe: Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox and the Creation of a Myth, and Defoe scholar Professor Bob Owens of the Open University, discuss where the story really came from.


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