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Alexander Selkirk

Alexander Selkirk Mental Marathon: 9 Questions to test your cognitive stamina

Updated: Mar 17, 2023

Alexander Selkirk was a Scottish privateer and Royal Navy officer who spent four years and four months as a castaway (1704–1709) after being marooned by his captain, initially at his request, on an uninhabited island in the South Pacific Ocean.

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