Item Detail

Item Number 5636
Title Ra Expeditions, The
Author Heyerdahl, Thor
Condition NF/NF
Publisher Doubleday & Company
Place Published New York
Date Published 1971
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Near fine book is clean, straight & tight; it is bound in dark green cloth with gilt printing on the spine. There is a thin black line marked on the lower page edges and lower spine is slightly bumped from shelving. The endpapers are illustrated with maps. The near fine price intact dustjacket is clean, bright & crisp with just a tiny bit of edgewear. The story of an expedition to cross the Atlantic in a boat made of papyrus reeds to prove that the Egyptians could have done it centuries earlier. There are 111 full-color photographs in the book. Translated by Patricia Crampton. ; Color Photographs; 9.5 x 6.5 inches; 341 pages
LoC or ISBN 9780385000987
Keyword(s) Thor Heyerdahl,Travel,History,Expeditions,Anthropology,Sailing,Ocean Exploration,Exploration
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,Biographies Politics Government War,History Travel Exploration Places,Misc. & Collectible Non-Fiction
Price $27.00