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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Army Quartermaster Corps provided field rationstinned food and survival equipment.

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The Ra Expeditions English ed. Calculations made by Heyerdahl before the trip had indicated that 97 days was the minimum amount of time required to reach the Tuamotu islands, so the encounter with Angatau showed that they had made good time. Random House New York 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. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.

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Kon Tiki’s transmitters were powered by batteries and a hand-cranked generator and operated on the 402010and 6-meter bands. Kon-Tiki Galapagos Ra American Radio Relay League. The Kon-Tiki expedition was funded by private loans, along with donations of equipment from the United States Army. The expedition was led by Spaniard Vital Alsarwho, inled the La Balsa expedition, only on exepdicion occasion with one raft and three companions.

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Suggs, “Kon-Tiki”, in Rosemary G. It was directed by Thor Heyerdahl and edited by Olle Nordemar. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. The crew were taken back to the native village, where they were feted with traditional dances and other festivities. Retrieved 22 May Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The raft was partially decked in split bamboo.

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Retrieved 12 April Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. For other uses of “Kon-Tiki”, see Kontiki disambiguation. This stress for 16 weeks weakened the ropes, but the crew could not replace all of them. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? On November 18,the Tangaroa ended its journey on the Fakarava island.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Across the Pacific in konfiki Raft. Island on the Edge, Oxford University Press,pp.

Explore the Home L Guide. The second expedition was a success. English Choose a language for shopping. 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.

A film documentary about the voyage and raft was released incalled Kon-Tiki. Most historians consider that the Polynesians from the west were the original inhabitants and that the story of the Hanau epe is either pure myth, or a memory of internal tribal or class conflicts.

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Heyerdahl believed that the original inhabitants of Easter Island were migrants from Peru. This section needs additional citations for verification. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. August Learn how and when to remove this template message. No metal was used in the construction. Get to Know Us. Write a customer review.

In return, the Kon-Tiki explorers reported on the quality and utility of the provisions. Archived from the original on November 25, 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.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Retrieved from ” https: Expedition leader was Torgeir Higraff from Tangaroa Expedition A Peruvian expedition led by Carlos Caravedo crossed the Pacific Ocean in in days in a lla named Tangaroaof which 18 days were used by the crew to cross Tuamotusthe Tuamotu Archipielago, making Tangaroa the only raft that has managed to cross that dangerous archipelago expedicino French Polynesia by its own means.

His aim in mounting the Kon-Tiki expedition ,a to show, by using only the materials and technologies available to those people at the time, that there were no technical reasons to prevent them from having done so. A documentary motion picture about the expedition, also called Kon-Tikiwas produced from a write-up and expansion of the crew’s filmstrip notes and won an Academy Award in Retrieved 17 Jun The main mast was made of lengths of mangrove wood lashed together to expedickon an A-frame 8.