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Kon-Tiki and I

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kon-Tiki expedition, 1947,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Kon-Tiki ekspedisjonen (1947)

  • About the Edition

    The author relates the voyage of the Kon-Tiki expedition across 4300 miles of ocean in a raft as he experienced and sketched it.

    Edition Notes

    Statementillustrations with text begun on the Pacific on board the raft "Kon-Tiki" and completed at "Solbakken" in Borre
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530 .H443 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24848632M
    ISBN 100135167167
    LC Control Number73092381

    Kon-Tiki Across the Pacific by Raft (Book): Heyerdahl, Thor: "Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure -- a journey of 4, nautical miles across the Pacific Ocean by raft. Intrigued by Polynesian folklore, biologist Thor Heyerdahl suspected that the South Sea Islands had been settled by an ancient race from thousands of miles to the east, led by a mythical hero, Kon-Tiki.


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This book discusses the Kon-Tiki expedition, upon which six young men proved that a prehistoric voyage from South America to Polynesia was possible  contrary to the predictions of scientists and scholars.

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Directed by Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg. With Pål Sverre Hagen, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Odd-Magnus Williamson. Legendary explorer Thor Heyerdal's epic 4,mile crossing of the Pacific on a balsawood raft inin an effort to prove that it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times/10(44K).

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An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. New proof for Kon-Tiki theory – archive, One of the highlights of her programme was a visit yesterday to the Kon-Tiki Museum, where the explorer, Thor Heyerdahl.The “Kon-Tiki” was named after the Inca sun god, Viracocha, and “Kon-Tiki” is an old name for this god.

Heyerdahl filmed the expedition, which later became the Academy Award winning documentary inand he wrote a book about the expedition that was translated into 70 languages and sold more than 50 millions copies around the world.He built a balsa-log raft, the Kon-Tiki, and in one of the great ocean adventures of the 20th century, he and his small crew made the harrowing 4,mile voyage from Peru to French Polynesia.