By: Heyerdahl, Thor (translated by Patricia Crampton)
Garden City NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: (c.1971)
Edition: Later Printing
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 20699
Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj
[nice solid book, squarely bound, just a touch of wear to the top corners of the spine; jacket shows just a bit of edgewear, slight sunning to spine]. (color photographs) INSCRIBED ("To Kevin Thomas / with best wishes / and regards from") and SIGNED by the author on the ffep, with the added date 1-14-1972 below his signature. The intrepid author's tale of his crossing of the Atlantic in a boat constructed of papyrus reeds -- not just once, but twice -- in order to test his ideas about whether "the striking similarities in the ancient civilizations of the Americas and the Mediterr... View More...