Hokule'a : The Way to Tahiti. book club in dj.


FINNEY, Ben R. Hokule'a : The Way to Tahiti. Illustrations by Richard Rhodes. Photographs by Francis Wandell and Ben R. Finney. NY: Dodd, Mead, & Co.,(1979). Book Club Edition. Pp. [i]-x,[1]-310, + 8 p. of colour plates. Ill ustrated. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Toy 641: "The superbly told story of the building of a Polynesian double sailing canoe using plans made from ancient rock drawings, and of the canoe's voyage from Hawaii to Tahiti and return using Polynesian methods of navigation and carrying Polynesian food. [...] undertaken in part to refute Andrew Sharp's and ThorHeyerdahl's theories of Polynesian navigation." Vg in dj. 15.00

Title: Hokule'a : The Way to Tahiti. book club in dj.

Author Name: FINNEY, Ben R. RHODES, Richard WANDELL, Francis (photos) FINNEY, Ben R. (photos)

Categories: 64,

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1979, ISBN:0396077196:

Seller ID: 68346

Keywords: NAUTICAL CANOEING CRUISING PACIFIC POLYNESIA TAHITI ,