Kon Tiki E

by THOR. HEYERDAHL

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ISBN 100671824724
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Kon-Tiki is an old name for the Incan sun god who was worshiped in the Incan empire for many years. In a sense, this god survived and persevered just like the men on the raft. Further Reading. On a primitive raft made of forty-foot balsa logs and named “Kon-Tiki” in honor of a legendary sun king, Thor Heyerdahl and five companions deliberately risked their lives to show that the ancient Peruvians could have made the 4,mile voyage to the Polynesian islands on a similar craft. E-BOOK EXCERPT. An all-new edition of the.

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Translated into sixty-five languages, Kon-Tiki is a classic, inspiring tale of daring and courage -- a magnificent saga of men against the sea.

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Washington Square Press' Enriched Classics present the great works of world literature enhanced for the contemporary reader/5(7). Translated into sixty-five languages, Kon-Tiki is a classic, inspiring tale of daring and courage—a magnificent saga of men against the sea.

This edition includes a foreword by the author and a unique visual essay of the voyage/5(). Some brief overview of this book Now a major motion picture, Kon-Tiki is the record of Thor Heyerdahl’s astonishing three-month voyage across the Pacific.

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in honor of a legendary sun king, Thor Heyerdahl and five companions deliberately risked their lives to show that the ancient Peruvians could have made the 4,mile voyage to the Polynesian islands on a similar three months, the bold young men made their way.

Translated into sixty-five languages, Kon-Tiki is a classic, inspiring tale of daring and courage -- a magnificent saga of men against the sea. Washington Square Press' Enriched Classics present the great works of world literature enhanced for the contemporary reader/5.

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. Heyerdahl believed that people from South America could have settled Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.

Description: 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, miles from the coast of South America to the islands of the South Pacific.

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Brand: Grupul Editorial ALL. This Study Guide consists of approximately 44 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Kon-Tiki. Thor Heyerdahl, a Norwegian zoologist, explains how he develops a theory on how the Pacific islands were originally.

The Kon-Tiki Expedition: By Raft Across the South Seas (Norwegian: Kon-Tiki ekspedisjonen) is a book by the Norwegian writer Thor recounts Heyerdahl's experiences with the Kon-Tiki expedition, where he travelled across the Pacific Ocean on a balsa tree raft.

The book was first published in Norway on 2 Novemberand sold out in 15 : Thor Heyerdahl. Full text of "Kon Tiki Across the Pacific by Raft Thor Heyerdahl" See other formats. Translated into sixty-five languages, Kon-Tiki is a classic, inspiring tale of daring and courage—a magnificent saga of men against the sea.

This edition includes a foreword by the author and a unique visual essay of the voyage/5(36). Translated into sixty-five languages, Kon-Tiki is a classic, inspiring tale of daring and courage—a magnificent saga of men against the sea. This edition includes a foreword by the author and a 5/5(3).

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Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure — a journey of 4, nautical miles across the Pacific Ocean by raft. In the wake of the fantastic Kon-Tiki expedition comes an account of Eric de Bisschop’s dangerous raft voyage across the South Pacific and back.

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About this Item: Penguin Books, Great Britain, Softcover. Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Paperback. The Kon-Tiki Expedition. The story of six young men crossing the Pacific on a balsa-wood raft makes (as Somerset Maugham call it) 'an incredible adventure which happens to.

A most notable naysayer was ethnologist Thor Heyerdahl whose Kon Tiki raft expedition advanced the drift idea that colonization occurred only as vessels simply traveled on the : Doug Herman. “Am going to cross Pacific on a wooden raft to support a theory that the South Sea islands were peopled from Peru.

Will you come. Reply at once.” That is how six brave and inquisitive men came to seek a dangerous path to test a scientific theory. On a primitive raft made of forty-foot balsa logs and named “Kon-Tiki” in honor of a legendary sun king, Heyerdahl and five companions 5/5(3).

A well-crafted retelling of an epic true story, Kon Tiki is a throwback to old-school adventure filmmaking that's exciting and entertaining in spite of its by-the-book plotting. 81%81%. Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure: a journey 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 the mythical hero Kon-Tiki. You can download Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft (Enriched Classics) in pdf format.

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Crew. Kon-Tiki had a six-man crew, all of whom were Norwegian except for Bengt Danielsson, a Swede. [5]Thor Heyerdahl (–) was the expedition leader. He was also the author of the book of the expedition and the narrator of the story.

Heyerdahl had studied the ancient people of South America and Polynesia and believed that there was a link between the two.How to download the Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft eBook online from US, UK, Canada and rest of the world? if you want to full download the book online first you need visit our download link then you must need signup for free trials.

If any problem you can contact our custoKon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a .Kon-Tiki is the classic true tale of men against the sea and against scientific orthodoxy. 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.