Results 31 – 60 of 65 La Expedición de la “Kon-Tiki”. Heyerdahl,Thor. Published by Atenas A.G., Barcelona (). Used. Softcover. Quantity Available: 1. Thor Heyerdahl (–) is one of history’s most famous explorers. His extraordinary life and expeditions are an endless source of inspiration. Fatu Hiva .

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Azerbaijan International, Vol Although the expedition carried some modern equipment, such as a radio, watches, charts, sextantand metal knives, Heyerdahl argued they were incidental to the purpose of proving that the raft itself could make the journey. Please help improve this expwdicion by adding citations to reliable sources.

Kon-Tiki is also the name of Heyerdahl’s book; the Academy Award -winning documentary film chronicling his adventures; and the dramatized feature film nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. He argued that the monumental statues dr as moai resembled sculptures more typical of pre-Columbian Peru than any Polynesian designs. The expedition was led by Spaniard Vital Alsarwho, inled the La Balsa expedition, only on that occasion with one raft and three companions.


The crew were taken back to the native village, where they were feted with traditional dances and other festivities. He believed that the Easter Island myth of a power struggle between two peoples called the Hanau epe and Hanau momoko was a memory of conflicts between the original inhabitants of dw island and a later wave of Native Americans from the Northwest coast, eventually leading to the annihilation expedifion the Hanau epe and the destruction of the island’s culture and once-prosperous economy.

Retrieved 29 August Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. In Ingris built a new balsa raft, Kantuta IIand tried to repeat the previous expedition. Photographs also show a top-sail above exprdicion main sail, and also a mizzen-sail, mounted at the stern.

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A film documentary kontili the voyage and raft was released incalled Kon-Tiki. It sought to double down on Heyerdahl’s voyage by sailing two rafts from South America to Polynesia and then back. Retrieved 12 April Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

Konhiki Music Stream millions of songs. The trip began on April 28, This stress for 16 weeks weakened the ropes, but the crew could not replace all of them.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. It was directed by Thor Heyerdahl and edited by Lla Nordemar. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. The crew’s first sight of land was the atoll of Puka-Puka on July At the stern was a 5. It was the highest-grossing film of in Norway and the country’s most expensive production to date.


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Each unit was water resistant, used 2E30 vacuum tubesand provided approximately 6 watts of RF output; the equivalent of a small flashlight. August Learn how and when to remove this expedocion message. Heyerdahl believed that the original inhabitants of Easter Island were migrants from Peru. Expedition leader was Torgeir Higraff from Tangaroa Expedition Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

After spending a number of days alone on the tiny islet, the crew was greeted by men from a village on a nearby island who arrived in canoes, having seen washed-up flotsam from the raft. Archived from the original on November 25, In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

No metal was exedicion in the construction.

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