A Hero for the Atomic Age

A Hero for the Atomic Age Thor Heyerdahl and the Kon-Tiki Expedition

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Hardback (08 Jul 2010) | English

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Synopsis

The story of how Thor Heyerdahl managed to construct a raft that he sailed from Callao in Peru to the Tuamotu Islands in French Polynesia. The book explains how he turned this physical crossing into an epic story that became imbued with a universal appeal.

Book information

ISBN: 9781906165314
Publisher: Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers
Imprint: Peter Lang
Pub date:
Edition: New edition
DEWEY: 910.9164
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 252
Weight: 644g
Height: 243mm
Width: 163mm
Spine width: 22mm