The Kon-Tiki Expedition: By Raft Across the South Seas by Thor Heyerdahl
This is the story of how Thor Heyderdahl and five other men crossed the Pacific Ocean on a balsa-wood raft in an extraordinary bid to prove Heyderdahl's theory that the Polynesians undertook the same feat on such a craft over 1000 years ago.
The 219th greatest nonfiction book of all time
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