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The Resource Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft, by Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon

Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft, by Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon

Label
Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft
Title
Kon-Tiki
Title remainder
across the Pacific by raft
Statement of responsibility
by Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon
Title variation
Kontiki
Creator
Contributor
LvgIeFOPmM4
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
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Member of
Summary
Photographs illustrate the author's account of his voyage from Peru to Tahiti on a balsa raft to test a theory concerning the origins of the Polynesian race
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216934
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.9164
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1310
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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across the Pacific by raft
Label
Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft, by Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • English ed. originally published: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1950
  • Translated from Norwegian
  • Includes index
Contents
A theory -- An expedition is born -- To South America -- Across the Pacific -- Halfway -- Across the Pacific -- To the South Sea islands -- Among Polynesians
Control code
2009040069
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
304 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781602397958
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009040069
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)320192943
Label
Kon-Tiki : across the Pacific by raft, by Thor Heyerdahl ; translated by F.H. Lyon
Publication
Note
  • English ed. originally published: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1950
  • Translated from Norwegian
  • Includes index
Contents
A theory -- An expedition is born -- To South America -- Across the Pacific -- Halfway -- Across the Pacific -- To the South Sea islands -- Among Polynesians
Control code
2009040069
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
304 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781602397958
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009040069
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)320192943

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