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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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.

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. Kon-Tiki Galapagos Ra Kon Tiki’s transmitters were powered by batteries and a hand-cranked generator and operated on the 402010and 6-meter bands. The Kon-Tiki Kontjki of Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.

Bahn, The Enigmas of Easter Island: It was directed by Thor Heyerdahl and edited by Olle Nordemar. For food Kon-Tiki carried coconutssweet potatoesbottle gourds and other assorted fruit and roots. In Ingris built a new balsa raft, Kantuta IIand tried to repeat the previous expedition.


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Thor Heyerdahl’s iontiki about his experience became a bestseller. 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 first expedition, Kantuta Il place in — and led to failure.

Retrieved 5 April East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Behind the main-mast was a cabin of plaited bamboo 4. Retrieved 12 April exedicion By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Inthe Czech explorer and adventurer Eduard Ingris attempted to recreate the Kon-Tiki expedition on a balsa raft called Kantuta. The main mast was made of lengths of mangrove wood lashed together to form an A-frame 8.

The main sail was 4. It was the highest-grossing film of in Norway and the country’s most expensive production to date.

Expedición Kon Tiki II parte el domingo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The two rafts were made of 11 balsa logs and 10 crossbeams held together by meters of natural fe ropes.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Views Read Edit View history. Media related to Kon-Tiki at Wikimedia Commons. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The raft reached Easter Island, but did not complete the return. In return, the Kon-Tiki explorers reported on the quality and utility of the provisions.


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Retrieved 22 May Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Ingris was able to cross the Pacific Ocean on the balsa raft from Peru to Polynesia. Army Quartermaster Corps provided field rationstinned food and survival equipment. Heyerdahl believed that the original inhabitants of Easter Island were migrants from Peru. The American Radio Relay League: Expedition leader was Torgeir Higraff from Tangaroa Expedition Expediccion help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

Expedition Kon-Tiki2 got its name because it had 2 crews from many nations: Please try again later.

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. The purpose stated by Heyerdahl for carrying modern and ancient containers was to test the effectiveness of ancient water storage.

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.