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Kon Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft
Kon Tiki Across the Pacific by Raft
Author: Thor Heyerdahl, F. H. Lyon (Translator)
"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 & inquisitive men came to seek a dangerous path to test a scientific theory. On a primitive raft made of 40' balsa logs & named Kon-Tiki in honor of a le...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780671813147
ISBN-10: 0671813145
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 238
Edition: Oceanic Society ed
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Publisher: Pocketbooks
Book Type: Unknown Binding
Other Versions: Paperback, Hardcover
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Read this book over 40 years ago, and found it so inspiring that I never forgot it. I would highly recommend it for any age from adolescence on. An amazing account of what the human spirit is capable of.
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