Kon Tiki

Photographs illustrate the author's account of his voyage from Peru to Tahiti on a balsa raft to test a theory concerning the origins of the Polynesian race

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  • Author : Thor Heyerdahl
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • ISBN : 0671726528
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Kon-Tiki

Kon-Tiki
  • Author : Thor Heyerdahl
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 May 1990
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Photographs illustrate the author's account of his voyage from Peru to Tahiti on a balsa raft to test a theory concerning the origins of the Polynesian race

The Impossible Voyage of Kon-Tiki

The Impossible Voyage of Kon-Tiki
  • Author : Deborah Kogan Ray
  • Publisher : Triangle Interactive, Inc.
  • Release : 29 March 2018
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Read Along or Enhanced eBook: Combining history with culture, the ocean with exploration, and risk with triumph—this rich offering is the only picture book account of Thor Heyerdahl's world-famous Kon-Tiki expedition, during which he sailed a raft 5,000 miles from the coast of South America to the islands of the South Pacific. Author Deborah Kogan Ray clearly and succinctly sets up how Norwegian anthropologist Heyerdahl became convinced that ancient Peruvians arrived in the South Pacific via raft, why he wanted

Kon-Tiki and I

Kon-Tiki and I
  • Author : Erik Hesselberg
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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The author relates the voyage of the Kon-Tiki expedition across 4300 miles of ocean in a raft as he experienced and sketched it.

Study Guide to Kon-Tiki and Aku-Aku by Thor Heyerdahl

Study Guide to Kon-Tiki and Aku-Aku by Thor Heyerdahl
  • Author : Intelligent Education
  • Publisher : Influence Publishers
  • Release : 28 June 2020
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A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for selected works by Thor Heyerdahl, whose career as a zoologist was influenced by the interests of his parents. Titles in this study guide include Kon Tiki and Aku Aku. As an author of twentieth-century travel literature, Heyerdahl had a profound fascination with outdoor life and traveling. His devotion and pursuit of knowledge won him countless medals, memberships, and other honors. Moreover, his stories contained descriptions of places like

The Raftsmen

The Raftsmen
  • Author : Ryan Barnett
  • Publisher : Firefly Books
  • Release : 01 October 2017
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"aTold through a blend of non-fiction storytelling, narrative comics and archival imagery"--Back cover.

Kon-Tiki

Kon-Tiki
  • Author : Thor Heyerdahl
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 07 May 2013
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Now a major motion picture, Kon-Tiki is the record of Thor Heyerdahl’s astonishing three-month voyage across the Pacific. Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure -- a journey of 4,300 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. He decided to prove his theory by duplicating

A Hero for the Atomic Age

A Hero for the Atomic Age
  • Author : Axel Andersson
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Limited, International Academic Publishers
  • Release : 29 December 2017
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In English and many other languages the name «Kon-Tiki» is a byword for adventure and the exotic. The journey of the Kon-Tiki from Peru to Polynesia in 1947 became one of the founding myths of the postwar world. In the voyage of six Scandinavians and a parrot on a balsa raft across the Pacific Ocean the classic journey of discovery was re-invented for generations to come. Kon-Tiki spoke of heroism, masculinity, free-spirited rebellion against scientific dogmatism, and the promise of an

The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z
  • Author : David Grann
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 24 February 2009
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The #1 New York Times bestseller from the author of Killers of the Flower Moon In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled civilization. He never returned. Over the years countless perished trying to find evidence of his party and the place he called “The Lost City of Z.” In this masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, journalist David Grann interweaves the spellbinding stories of Fawcett’s quest for “Z” and his own journey

Sea Drift

Sea Drift
  • Author : Peter Joseph Capelotti
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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Heyerdahl's radical thesis of a prehistoric world where ancient mariners traveled between continents on ocean currents electrified the postwar world. His Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft sold twenty million copies in sixty-five languages.".

Kon-Tiki Man

Kon-Tiki Man
  • Author : Thor Heyerdahl,Christopher Ralling
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books Llc
  • Release : 19 August 1991
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Traces the life of the Norwegian explorer, scientist, and anthropologist, examines and explains his scientific theories, and describes his explorations, including the Kon-Tiki and Ra voyages