Juan Fernández Islands

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Mark Cartwright
by Gi
published on 10 September 2021
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A map of the Juan Fernández Islands in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The islands famously hosted the marooned mariner Alexander Selkirk (1676-1721) from 1704 to 1709. Selkirk inspired the title character of Daniel Defoe's celebrated novel Robinson Crusoe (1719).

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Gi, . (2021, September 10). Juan Fernández Islands. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14615/juan-fernandez-islands/

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Gi, . "Juan Fernández Islands." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 10, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14615/juan-fernandez-islands/.

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Gi, . "Juan Fernández Islands." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 10 Sep 2021. Web. 17 Sep 2021.