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Aku-Aku, the Secret of Easter Island describes Thor Heyerdahl’s research at Rano Raraku & Anakena on their many giant stone statues. The book & later film . Results 1 – 30 of 60 AKU-AKU – The Secret of Easter Island by heyerdahl, thor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. En el conocido etnógrafo y aventurero Thor Heyerdahl organizó una AKU AKU, en su momento un best-seller internacional, es un relato de los.

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It was the Inca Indians’ mighty forerunners that we saw, steer- ing out with their rafts from the coast of South America into the heyervahl sea. On the last lap through the surf there was always cursing and laughter and wet trousers.

No sabemos estarnos mano sobre mano. It was of little use. If their long ears got in the way when they were at work, they just took out the pegs and tied the long flap up over aju upper edge of the ear.

When we told him we had come to live in the Anakena Valley, he immediately pointed to a little gully with heyersahl good-sized caves in it. Pero la vieja hubiera enloquecido de furor. Gonzalo Figueroa was a student of archaeology at Santiago University and the official representative of Chile on the expedition. Lists with This Book. En voz baja, Esteban me propuso un plan: De momento dejaban ciego al gigante.

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Meanwhile the boatswain, who was also the carpenter, made shelves and tables for the big mess tent, where walls of mosquito netting enabled us to eat and work undisturbed by dense swarms of flies, im- ported long since, which whirled round us.


How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include heyerrdahl personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot.

The Secret of Easter Island” read like a novel. A crowd of natives swam out and boarded the ships, where to their gratification they were allowed to inscribe a few heyerddahl at the foot of a sheet of paper.

No estaba desnuda como las otras, aaku que llevaba un corto manto o poncho, con una abertura cuadrada para el cuello. But, criticisms aside, Heyerdahl proved again to be a very adept writer.

Aku-Aku: The Secret of Easter Island

Afterward they had built large huts of fresh-water reeds. The skipper is perched twenty feet above the ground. Y en el lugar donde trabajaba la brigada de Arne, en la cantera del Rano Raraku, salieron a la luz otros objetos extraordinarios que se hallaban bajo tierra. May 12, Alena rated it liked it Shelves: They noted in their diaries that not all ghor them had black hair: El sol cala a plomo en aquel caldero infernal donde no soplaba ni una brizna de aire y hasta las oscuras charcas abiertas llegaron a atraernos; al fin decidimos chapuzarnos en ellas para limpiarnos.

Aku Aku – Thor Heyerdahl

Cuando llegaron al gran ahuya avanzada la noche, tuvieron que consultar de nuevo el mapa. Reinaba un general embarazo. The warship offered no solution to my travel problems. I mentioned this casually to the mayor, who had been home and put on a whole shirt. There was not a brook on the whole island, but down in the craters of three of the old volcanoes there were marshes and partially open water, full of reeds. Curiously enough there were hardly any women to be seen, although the place swarmed with men.

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Secret caves, superstition, and wizardry read with as much drama and tension as there is in enlightenment coming from the archaeology, rongo-rong, and top knots and burial spaces of the Thor strikes me as the closest thing we have had to an Indiana Jones adventurer-scholar, like Harry Houdini strikes me as the closest thing to a superhero.

Esta vez llevaba consigo los dos rollos de tela para dejarlos en la caverna.

Between pages Between pages Rapa Id’s green-clad hills. En tomo a las tiendas resonaban los cascos de los caballos: You may not agree with his theory about the origin of the original Easter Islanders, but it’s a fascinating read and superbly captures the mystery that surrounds the Island.

He somehow manages to outwit them, convincing them that his Aku, or spirit is more powerful.

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The natives did not understand at all. Mar 23, Tad Richards rated heyrdahl liked it. After the newspapers had announced our plans, there was no end to the strange proposals which came by mail. She pushed a large potato aside and eyed temptingly the corner of a cloth which lay just under it. To ask other readers questions about Aku-Akuplease sign up.