The Statues That Walked

Author: Terry Hunt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439154342
Size: 70.94 MB
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Shattering the conventional wisdom, Hunt and Lipo’s ironclad case for a radically different understanding of the story of this most mysterious place is scientific discovery at its very best.

The Statues That Walked

Author: Terry Hunt
Publisher: Counterpoint
ISBN: 9781619020207
Size: 15.28 MB
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Refutes popularized beliefs about Easter Island's self-decimation, arguing that islanders were careful stewards of their environment and that their sculptures were part of an effort to salvage their culture.

The Statues That Walked

Author: Terry Hunt
Publisher: Free Press
ISBN: 9781439150313
Size: 37.56 MB
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Shattering the conventional wisdom, Hunt and Lipo’s ironclad case for a radically different understanding of the story of this most mysterious place is scientific discovery at its very best.

Easter Island

Author: Caroline Arnold
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618486052
Size: 21.14 MB
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Describes the formation, geography, ecology, and inhabitants of the isolated Easter Island in the Pacific Ocean.

The Mystery Of Easter Island

Author: Katherine Routledge
Publisher: Adventures Unlimited Press
ISBN: 9780932813480
Size: 37.98 MB
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One of the first-ever accounts of the life, history and legends of this strange and remote place.

Among Stone Giants

Author: JoAnne Van Tilburg
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743244800
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A portrait of the first woman archaeologist to work in Polynesia documents Routledge's experiences on Easter Island, beginning with the launch of the 1913 Mana Expedition and continuing with her emersion into local customs and beliefs and ...

Island At The End Of The World

Author: Steven Roger Fischer
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1861894163
Size: 16.75 MB
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Steven Roger Fischer offers the first English-language history of Easter Island in Island at the End of the World, a fascinating chronicle of adversity, triumph, and the enduring monumentality of the island's stone guards.

The Enigmas Of Easter Island

Author: John Flenley
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191647195
Size: 13.40 MB
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The result is a fascinating portrait of a civilization which still retains many of its mysteries. This book, originally published in 1992, was hailed as the best account of Easter Island ever written.

The Mystery Of Easter Island

Author: Katherine Routledge
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1602066981
Size: 16.39 MB
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Her scholarship is impeccable-this 1919 work is still considered foundational-but her lively writing and her practical perspective make this a delightful read that thrill armchair travelers and amateur ethnographers alike.