Friday, February 23, 2007

Development of the double-hulled sailing canoe aided discovery of Rapanui

Hokule'a leaves Majuro
Micronesia circuit realizes goal of cementing cultural ties
By Gary T. Kubota
Honolulu Star Bulletin
February 22, 2007

Anthropologists say the development of the double-hulled sailing canoe represents a major achievement of the Polynesians, and precipitated an era of discovery and migration across an area as wide as Russia, extending from Easter Island to New Zealand and Hawaii.

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