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Daniel Defoe

Colonel Jack

€ 30.99


`Long dismissed by critics as a novel of merely historical interest, Colonel Jack is one of Daniel Defoe`s most entertaining, revealing, and complex works. It is the supposed autobiography of an English gentleman who begins life as a child of the London streets. He and his brothers are brought up as pickpockets and highwaymen, but Jack seeks to improve himself. Kidnapped and taken to America, he becomes first a slave, then an overseer on plantations in Maryland. Jack`s story is one of dramatic turns of fortune that ultimately lead to a life of law-abiding prosperity as a plantation owner. Historical appendices relate to eighteenth-century Virginia and Maryland and to contemporary crime, punishment, and imprisonment.`--Page [4] of cover



Taal / Language : English

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Paperback / softback
413 pagina's
Januari 2015
546 gram
216 x 140 x 32 mm
Eurospan gb


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