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    • Easter Island's Silent Sentinels

    • The Sculpture and Architecture of Rapa Nui
    • By: Kenneth Treister, Patricia Vargas Casanova, Claudio Cristino
    • Narrated by: Michael Lenz
    • Length: 3 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It may be the most interesting and yet loneliest spot on Earth: a volcanic rock surrounded by a million square miles of ocean, named for the day Dutch explorers discovered it, Easter Sunday, April 5, 1722. Here, people created a complex society, sophisticated astronomy, exquisite wood sculpture, monumental stone architecture, roads, and a puzzling ideographic script. And then they went about sculpting amazing, giant human figures in stone.

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