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The Lost Raft ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFIn , John Haslett went to a tiny fishing village in Ecuador to begin building a thirty thousand pound raft made entirely of balsa wood, bamboo, and manila rope Inspired by Thor Heyerdahl s famed Kon Tiki voyage, Haslett intended to sail five thousand nautical miles across the open sea to Hawaii What transpired, however, was anything but a recreation of Heyerd.

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About the Author: John Haslett

ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFJohn Haslett s work has been featured in National Geographic Adventure, Archaeology, QST, and others In the s, with the help of an isolated community of Ecuadorian mariners, Haslett built four, , pound wooden rafts, and then voyaged on the Pacific Ocean aboard those primitive vessels for hundreds of days Haslett was elected to The Explorer s Club in Haslett s first book, Voyage of the Mante o, was published by St Martin s Press in , and has now been retitled The Lost Raft Great Adventures Press, His second book, Wilderness Survival, was published The Lost Epub / in by Wiley Press, and was named as one of The Top Ten Survival Manuals by LiveStrong and others Haslett has published a variety of scholarly works as well, and is currently working on a novel, A Chance to Hit the Lottery, due out in He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, film director Annie Biggs.



10 thoughts on “The Lost Raft

  1. Ryan Ryan says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFAt times, exciting at times, slow and overly detailed.

  2. Tait Jensen Tait Jensen says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFHaslett is no great writer, but he is one hell of an adventurer I came across this book out of general interest in sea voyages and survival stories, of which Voyage of the Manteno is certainly a part At times tedious and laborious, the book nevertheless grips you, though I must admit that I skipped around near the end as he described their third attempt at constructing and launching a balsa raft At a certain point, you just tire of the small details and wish to cry out, Get on with it We Haslett is no great writer, but he is one hell of an adventurer I came across this book out of general interest in sea voyages and survival stories, of which Voyage of the Manteno is certainly a part At times tedious and laborious, the book nevertheless grips you, though I must admit that I skipped around near the end as he described their third attempt at constructing and launching a balsa raft At a

  3. Emily Emily says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFLost interestInteresting enough at the beginning but I couldn t make myself finish it Go ahead and re read KonTiki if you need a balsa raft fix

  4. Colin Colin says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFThe title of this book should be Shitty times on crappy rafts I can only recommend this book to people who are thinking about building a balsa raft and traveling the high sees as it will discourage you from doing so John Haslett was trying to replicate an ancient voyage with ancient technology

  5. Dan Walker Dan Walker says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFSome notes Sure wish I could see the Pacific sky at night with zero artificial light.It takes a log of dogged determination to be an adventurer, especially when one has no budget.Lessons on leadership see things that are happening for what they are Don t ignore them.John Haslett is the world s foremost expert on how NOT to build a balsa log raft.Thor Heyerdahl wasn t always a straight shooter.I did enjoy reading the book Turns out adventure is less maybe about spectacular and exciting events Some notes Sure wish I could see the Pacific sky a

  6. Paul Paul says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFBoy builds raft Boy sails raft Raft sinks Boy goes home, grows up, gets married, thinks a lot Man builds raft Man sails raft Raft sinks Man rebuilds raft, sails raft again Raft is wrecked The end.It s not really about sailing a balsa raft, it s about leadership and expedition skills Sadly these are skills John Haslett has mastered a li

  7. Becky Becky says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFIt was fun to read an adventure book that did not end with the triumphant return of a conquering hero, or the tragic death of same The author seemed to honestly assess his errors An interesting study into the nature of enterprise, failure, learning, and success The appendix, The Factory in Salango, was chilling I could not find any

  8. Kent Weatherby Kent Weatherby says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFThis horrid book is only the 2nd or 3rd book I have abandoned before reaching the end I have read some really bad books throughout the years After reading 80 % the story continued to recycle in self indulgent self pity incompetence As a expedition the events show a marked level of in

  9. Dani Dani says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFI will admit I was expecting another Kon Tiki but that was a tea party on the Thames compared to Haslett s voyages VERY exciting page turner with much in the way of high drama sharks, storms, ship worms along with the gritty reality of co existing on a raft with many different characters.

  10. Allegra Allegra says:

    ò The Lost Raft ePUB Ý The Lost Epub / lost pdf, raft ebok, The Lost book, The Lost RaftThe Lost Raft PDFGreat book

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