West with the Night [With Headphones] (Pre-Recorded Audio Player)

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By Beryl Markham, Anna Fields (Read by)
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This memoir by the formerly famous, pioneering aviatrix/horse trainer/celebrated beauty has rarely received the recognition it deserves. The teeming plains and white hunters of British East Africa, the barely-tested skies come alive again in these masterfully crafted episodes from a life of uncompromising freedom: funny, thrilling and moving. One of my 'desert island' books.

— Reva

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The author describes growing up in an Africa that no longer exists, training and breeding race horses, flying mail to Sudan, and being the first woman to fly the Atlantic from east to west.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781606407721
ISBN-10: 1606407724
Publisher: Findaway World
Publication Date: November 1st, 2008
Language: English
Series: Playaway Adult Nonfiction