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English writer remembered particularly for his novel about Robinson Crusoe (1660-1731)


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Elizabeth Napier's Defoe's Major Fiction: Accounting for the Self analyzes the narrative techniques through which Defoe renders personal identity.
THE Bradley Lowery Foundation has received a PS1,000 donation from a bookmaker which counted up losing bets placed on Jermain Defoe to be crowned this year's Sports Personality of the Year (SPOTY).
JERMAIN DEFOE has challenged Harry Kane to shatter Alan Shearer's Premier League goals record after claiming: I always knew he was special.
Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe believes that he needs a high-scoring season for his club to boost his chances of being named in the England squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
JERMAIN DEFOE reckons the sky is the limit for Jordon Ibe after the youngster finally sparked Bournemouth's season into life on Friday.
But Defoe, who has already undergone his medical, revealed during the post-season international break the reason an announcement was being delayed was out of respect to Sunderland, and sources on the south coast confirm it is not under threat.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 7 June 2017: Jermain Defoe the English striker confirmed his transfer to Bournemouth, the movement of Defoe writes a new chapter in the amazing carer of the English Forward.
JERMAIN DEFOE can cement an astonishing England recall with an eye-catching display against Middlesbrough on Wearside today.
JERMAIN DEFOE secured a much-needed league victory for Sam Allardyce's Sunderland when he exploited a late blunder.
Topographies of the Imagination: New Approaches to Daniel Defoe
Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe fears that he may well be shown the door in January as the club continue to stall over talks for a new contract.
JERMAIN DEFOE believes Ryan Giggs' longevity has broken all the stereotypes for how long a top-flight career can last.
12 ( ANI ): Spurs striker Jermain Defoe has been arrested by police who are investigating threats to kill two women after 200,000 pounds in jewels and clothes went missing from his home.
1:3 READING TOTTENHAM Robson-Kanu 90 Defoe 18, 74 Bale 71 ATTENDANCE: 24,160 REFEREE: Howard Webb (S Yorkshire) * ERMAIN Defoe scored twice to hand Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas his first win in charge at Reading.
viii-ix) Todd seeks to understand why Defoe exaggerated claims for the efficacy of indentured servitude to promote industry and self-discipline while intimating that his claims were overstated.