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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The American Radio Relay League: He argued that the monumental statues known as moai resembled sculptures more typical of pre-Columbian Peru than any Polynesian designs. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Fischer, Island at the End of the World: Views Read Edit View history.

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Fe Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The raft reached Easter Island, but did not complete the return. On August 4, the 97th day after departure, Kon-Tiki reached the Angatau atoll. The crew made successful landfall and all returned safely. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. This stress for 16 weeks weakened the ropes, but the crew could not replace kkontiki of them. 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.


Heyerdahl believed that people from South America could have settled Polynesia in pre-Columbian times. The expedition was led by Spaniard Vital Alsarwho, inled the La Balsa expedition, only on that occasion with one raft and three companions. For other uses of “Kon-Tiki”, see Kontiki disambiguation.

Read more Read less. Showing of 1 reviews. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. 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.

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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 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 Ds Foreign Language Film.

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Tangaroa’s speed was credited to the proper use of guaras centerboards. Retrieved 17 Jun There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Behind kontik main-mast was a cabin of plaited bamboo 4. In return, the Kon-Tiki explorers reported on the quality and utility of the provisions. Yo puedo recomendar este libro como una lectura muy amena.


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At the stern was a 5. It was directed by Thor Heyerdahl and edited by Olle Nordemar. Expedition Kon-Tiki2 got its name because it had 2 crews from many nations: Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.

Bahn, The Enigmas of Easter Island: The crew were taken back to the native village, where they were feted with traditional dances and other festivities. On November 18,the Tangaroa ended its journey on the Fakarava island.

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 His aim in mounting the Kon-Tiki expedition was to show, by l 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.

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