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 radio receiver used throughout the voyage, a National Radio Company NC, once required a thorough drying out after being soaked when landing in Raratonga. expedciion

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It appeared with great success in English inalso in many other languages. Kon-Tiki is a Norwegian historical dramatized feature film about the Kon-Tiki expedition. It was directed by Thor Heyerdahl and edited by Olle Nordemar.

This page was last edited on 16 Decemberat Yo puedo recomendar este libro como sxpedicion lectura muy amena. He argued that the monumental statues known as moai resembled sculptures more typical of pre-Columbian Peru than any Polynesian designs. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The main mast was made of lengths of mangrove wood lashed together to form an A-frame 8.

Inthe Czech explorer and adventurer Eduard Ingris attempted to recreate the Kon-Tiki expedition on a balsa raft called Kantuta.

Media related to Kon-Tiki at Wikimedia Commons. A film documentary about the voyage and raft was released incalled Kon-Tiki.

Retrieved 29 August Each unit was water resistant, used 2E30 vacuum tubesand provided approximately 6 watts of RF output; the equivalent of a small flashlight.

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. The crossing was successful and, at the time, the longest raft voyage in history, until eclipsed in by Las Balsas. Cross-pieces of balsa logs 5.


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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. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Random House New York From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Views Read Edit View history. 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. The raft was partially decked in split bamboo.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Retrieved from ” expedkcion English Choose a language for shopping. Photographs also show a top-sail above the main sail, and also a mizzen-sail, mounted at the stern. Heyerdahl believed that people from South America could have settled Polynesia in pre-Columbian times. On August 7, the voyage came to an end when the raft struck a reef and was eventually beached on an uninhabited islet off Raroia atoll in the Tuamotu group.

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Retrieved 22 May Archived from the original on November 25, Heyerdahl believed that the original inhabitants of Easter Island were migrants from Peru.

Kon-Tiki Galapagos Ra They also caught plentiful numbers of fish, particularly flying fish” dolphin fish “, yellowfin tunabonito and shark. The American Radio Relay League: Retrieved 17 Jun 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.


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 Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Fakarava is where the Tangaroa is currently preserved.

Expedición Kon Tiki II parte el domingo

Heyerdahl expedjcion a small team went to Peruwhere, with the help of dockyard facilities provided by the Peruvian authorities, they constructed the raft out of balsa logs and other native materials in expedicin indigenous style as recorded in illustrations by Spanish conquistadores.

Fischer, Island at the End of the World: The d of the expedition was three-fold: His first expedition, Kantuta Itook place in — and led to failure. The main sail was 4. Retrieved December 16, By Raft Across the South Seas. He believed that the Easter Island myth of a power struggle between two peoples called the Hanau epe and Hanau momoko was a memory of conflicts between the original inhabitants of the island and a later wave of Native Americans from the Northwest coast, eventually leading to the annihilation of the Hanau epe and the destruction of the island’s culture and once-prosperous economy.