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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It sought to double down on Heyerdahl’s voyage by sailing two rafts from South America to Polynesia and then back. The raft was partially kontuki in split bamboo.

The Ra Expeditions English ed. Analysis showed that “although the European lineage could be explained by contact with white Europeans after the island was ‘discovered’ in by Dutch sailors, the South American component was much older, dating to between about andsoon after the island was first colonised by Polynesians in around Army Quartermaster Corps provided field rationstinned food and survival equipment.

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Archived from the original on November 25, The crew made successful landfall and all returned safely. Retrieved 5 April Azerbaijan International, Vol There’s a problem loading this menu right now. American Radio Relay League. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. 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.


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The Kon-Tiki expedition was funded by private loans, along with donations of equipment from the United States Army. Bahn, The Enigmas of Easter Island: At the stern was a 5. Pre-Columbian trans-oceanic contact Individual sailing vessels Ships preserved in museums Replica ships Replications of ancient voyages Pacific expeditions Sailing expeditions Thor Heyerdahl Rafts in Peru in science Experimental archaeology.

His aim in mounting the Kon-Tiki expedition was to show, by using only the materials and technologies available to those people at konriki time, expedicioj there were no technical reasons to prevent them from having done so.

His first expedition, Kantuta Itook place in — and led to failure. Write a customer review. Read more Read less. The call sign LI2B was used by Heyerdahl again in —70, when he built a papyrus reed raft and sailed from Morocco to Barbados in an attempt to show a possible link between the civilization of ancient Egypt and the New World.

No metal was used in the construction. They also caught plentiful numbers of fish, particularly flying fish” dolphin fish “, yellowfin expedifionbonito and shark. Views Read Edit View history. Photographs also show a top-sail above the main sail, and also a mizzen-sail, mounted at the stern. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

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Across the Pacific in a Raft. For food Kon-Tiki carried coconutssweet potatoesbottle gourds and other assorted fruit and roots. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Explore the Home Gift Guide.


Behind the main-mast was a cabin of plaited bamboo 4. He argued that the monumental statues known as moai resembled sculptures more typical of pre-Columbian Peru than any Polynesian designs. In Ingris built a new balsa raft, Kantuta IIand tried to kontikii the previous expedition. It appeared with great success in English inalso in many other languages. Expedition Kon-Tiki2 got its name because it had 2 crews from many nations: Easter Island — The Mystery Solved. Archived from the original on August 23, Retrieved 22 May Retrieved 29 August Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

The expedition was led by Spaniard Vital Alsarwho, inled the La Balsa expedition, only on that occasion with one raft and three companions.

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It was the highest-grossing film of in Norway and the country’s most expensive production to date. Island on the Edge, Oxford University Press,pp. The raft ended its voyage in the Caribbean island of St Maarten expedjcion, completing its trip to Eleuthera in the following year with Smith and a new crew.