West With the NightBook - 1983
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Join the discussion on December 1, 2016. Friend and contemporary of Isak Dinesen, Markham grew up in British East Africa in the early 1900s. She was a bush pilot for many years and the first woman to fly the North Atlantic solo from east to west. This gorgeously written memoir is considered a cla... Read More »
multcolib_heathere Aug 16, 2015
Memoir of an extraordinary woman who was a bush pilot in Kenya and first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic east to west.
multcolib Nov 05, 2014
This is an exquisite memoir by one of the first
West with the Night is the story of Beryl Markham--aviator, racehorse trainer, beauty--and her life in the Kenya of the 1920s and '30s.
multcolib_recommends1 Apr 30, 2013
One of National Geographic Explorer's Top 10 Adventure Books, this the story of Beryl Markham--aviator, racehorse trainer, beauty--and her life in the Kenya of the 1920s and '30s.