Thor Heyerdahl - Books

Books

  • På Jakt efter Paradiset (Hunt for Paradise), 1938
  • The Kon-Tiki Expedition: By Raft Across the South Seas (Kon-Tiki ekspedisjonen, also known as Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft), 1948
  • American Indians in the Pacific: The Theory Behind the Kon-Tiki Expedition (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1952), 821 pages.
  • Aku-Aku: The Secret of Easter Island ISBN 0-14-001454-3
  • Sea Routes to Polynesia (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1968), 232 pages.
  • The Ra Expeditions ISBN 0-14-003462-5
  • Fatu-Hiva: Back to Nature (1974)
  • Early Man and the Ocean: The Beginning of Navigation and Seaborn Civilizations
  • The Tigris Expedition: In Search of Our Beginnings
  • The Maldive Mystery
  • Green Was the Earth on the Seventh Day: Memories and Journeys of a Lifetime
  • Pyramids of Tucume: The Quest for Peru's Forgotten City
  • In the Footsteps of Adam: A Memoir (the official edition is Abacus, 2001, translated by Ingrid Christophersen) ISBN 0-349-11273-8
  • Ingen grenser (Theories about Odin, Norwegian only), 1999
  • Jakten på Odin (Theories about Odin, Norwegian only), 2001

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