Treasure Island

Treasure Island

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Treasure Island, published in 1883, popularized the now familiar characters of pirates and brought them to rum-swilling life. When an old sailor named Billy Bones dies in the inn belonging to young Jim Hawkinsa€™s parents, he leaves a greasy old map on which an a€œXa€ marks the spot where treasure is buried. Jim joins the crew of a ship in pursuit of Bonesa€™s treasure, and on the seas meets up with Long John Silver, a peg-legged pirate who has infiltrated their ranks. Jim must survive mutinies and counter-mutinies, face hand-to-hand combat with drunken sailors, and outwit double-crossing thieves before the treasure can be his.Treasure Island, published in 1883, popularized the now familiar characters of pirates and brought them to rum-swilling life.


Title:Treasure Island
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: - 1883
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