The Swiss Family Robinson (abridged)

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The Swiss Family Robinson (abridged)
Read by Jonathan Keeble

[ Naxos Audio Books / 4 CD ]

Release Date: Tuesday 28 February 2017

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A classic tale of adventure and survival, The Swiss Family Robinson has been a bestseller ever since it was published in 1812, just over 200 years ago. Written by Swiss pastor Johann David Wyss, it begins with a shipwreck. A boat carrying a family of settlers to a distant colony is driven onto a reef just off an uncharted tropical island. The sailors desert the ship in lifeboats, leaving the family on board. They weather the storm, build a makeshift raft of empty casks and head for the island. Once on dry land, they set about exploring their new surroundings. Using their wits and ingenuity, they build a new life together and make many amazing discoveries…

Running Time: 4 h 57 m