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Wyss, Johann David

    Johann David Wyss, born on March 13, 1743, was a chaplain in the Swiss army and served in Italy. He is credited with writing Swiss Family Robinson but the story of family involvement only begins there. Johann David Wyss had four sons who loved to hear stories based on Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe. […]