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American Indians of the Pacific the theory behind the Kon-Tiki expedition.. by THOR. HEYERDAHL

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


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Paginationxv,821p.;90plates :
Number of Pages821
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Open LibraryOL21692454M

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