Alexander Selkirk: Who was the real Robinson Crusoe?

In 1695, Alexander Selkirk ran away and joined a band of buccaneers. In 1704, after a fight with his captain, Selkirk was put ashore on an uninhabited island about 400 miles west of Valparaiso. Tune in to learn more about the real-life Robinson Crusoe.

Topics in this Podcast: 18th century, Who was the real?, pirates, biographies, 17th century