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Crusoe's island in the Caribbean,

Author: Heath Bowman; Jefferson Bowman
Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill [©1939]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Many researchers feel that the Island of Tobago was most likely the actual island that Defoe's book, Robinson Crusoe, was referring to. Due to the island's unpredictable and harsh currents and large above and below water rock formations, many seaman, like Crusoe, were in fact shipwrecked in the area. The Bowmans examine the history of the island, and their life on this tropical island during an extended vacation.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bowman, Frederick Heath.
Crusoe's island in the Caribbean.
Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill [©1939]
(OCoLC)654330044
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heath Bowman; Jefferson Bowman
OCLC Number: 1334711
Notes: Map on lining-papers.
Description: 339 pages frontispiece, plates, portraits, map 24 cm
Contents: Red and green. Galvanize and hibiscus ; Day cleanin' ; As advertised ; Sunset ; The simple life? ; A tower fit for a buccaneer ; The main ridge ; Birds of paradise ; Christmas --
From Robinson Crusoe. Gateway to El Dorado ; Enter the Dutch ; "Wealthy as a Tobago planter" ; Cane and hurricane --
Black and white. Sun helmets and high tea ; Village wedding ; Cocoa and coconuts ; Jumbies and Obeah ; Carnival ; Reading the riot act ; Buried treasure ; Martin humbugs us ; Rain comin' ; Nostalgia.
Responsibility: by Heath Bowman and Jefferson Bowman.

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Many researchers feel that the Island of Tobago was most likely the actual island that Defoe's book, Robinson Crusoe, was referring to. Due to the island's unpredictable and harsh currents and large above and below water rock formations, many seaman, like Crusoe, were in fact shipwrecked in the area. The Bowmans examine the history of the island, and their life on this tropical island during an extended vacation.

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