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The Navigators: Pathfinders of the Pacific
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Restored & Remastered Edition.

Over 1,000 years ago, the scattered islands of Polynesia were settled by an ancient seafaring people. Where did they come from? How did they navigate across the vast Pacific Ocean to settle one-third of Earth's surface?

To find out, anthropologist Sam Low visited the tiny coral atoll of Satawal, in Micronesia's remote Caroline Islands, to film Mau Piailug as he guides his canoe by using subtle signs in the waves, winds and stars. In his lofty canoe house he teaches the intricacies of this ancient sea science in a ceremony called "unfolding the mat" by arranging 32 lumps of coral to represent the points of his "star compass."

Thor Heyerdahl thought Polynesia was settled from South America by voyagers who drifted aboard primitive rafts like Kon Tiki, pushed along by prevailing winds and currents. But he was wrong. The Navigators follows archeologists working on the Tahitian island of Huahine, in Fiji and Hawaii as they prove that Polynesia's settlers forced their way against the winds and currents from Island Southeast Asia aboard large seaworthy double-hulled canoes. In a dramatic demonstration, Mau Piailug guides a replica of such a vessel, Hokule`a, from Hawaii to Tahiti - 2500 miles across the ocean without benefit of sextant, compass, or any other Western navigational instrument.

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I Really, Really Like You
$35.00

Simple country girl Bong-sun (Eugene - Save the Last Dance for Me) leaves the mountains in search of her long-lost parents. Helped by an irascible Secret Service officer (Lee Min Gi - Be Strong Geum-soon, Dal Ja's Spring) and a handsome doctor (Ryu Jin - Summer Scent, Capital Scandal), she finds love and success as a cook in Seoul's most important kitchen, the South Korean President's Blue House. Along the way, Bong-sun overcomes every obstacle, learns the true meaning of family, and solves a startling riddle: Could the President himself be her father? I Really, Really Like You is a romantic comedy filled with great music, quirky characters and delicious food. It's an irresistible drama of an irrepressible girl!

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