Seventeen-year-old David Balfour"s villainous uncle has him kidnapped in order to steal his inheritance. David escapes only to fall into the dangerous company of rebels who are resisting British redcoats in the Scottish highlands. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Jan 16, · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Kidnapped Robert Louis STEVENSON ( - ) David Balfour, a lad of seventeen and newly orphaned, is directed to go and live with his rich uncle, the master of the estate of Shaws in the lowlands of Scotland near Edinburgh. Dec 17, · Robert Louis Stevenson, Kidnapped (Penguin Classics) This is a classic adventure novel about a teenage boy called David Balfour set in 18th century Scotland. Amanda Lindhout (born June 12, ) is a Canadian humanitarian, public speaker and journalist. On August 23, , she and members of her entourage were kidnapped by Islamist insurgents in southern Somalia. She was released 15 months later on November 25, , and has since embarked on a philanthropic career. In , she released the book, A House in the Sky: A Memoir, in which she Organization: Global Enrichment Foundation.