Daniel Defoe - Author
1660-1731
English
It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions.

Daniel Defoe

Born Daniel Foe in London in 1660, Defoe was a prodigious writer on many subjects, producing over 500 books, pamphlets and articles. He is now remembered for his novels, primarily 'The Life and Strange Suprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York' and 'The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders' and is considered to be one of the key figures in establishing the format of the English novel.

Books by Daniel Defoe