The Illustrated West with the Night

The dramatic true story of a remarkable woman growing up in Africa in the 1920s: the excitement of big game hunting and horse training, and the first solo flight across the Atlantic from east to west.

The Illustrated West with the Night

The Illustrated West with the Night

The dramatic true story of a remarkable woman growing up in Africa in the 1920s: the excitement of big game hunting and horse training, and the first solo flight across the Atlantic from east to west. It's named one of the ten greatest adventure books of all time, as selected by a panel assembled by National Geographic Adventure. 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

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The Illustrated West with the Night
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Beryl Markham
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-29 - Publisher: WWW.Snowballpublishing.com

The dramatic true story of a remarkable woman growing up in Africa in the 1920s: the excitement of big game hunting and horse training, and the first solo flight across the Atlantic from east to west. It's named one of the ten greatest adventure books of all time, as selected
The Illustrated West with the Night
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Beryl Markham
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Stewart, Tabori, & Chang

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
The Alchemy of Illness
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Kat Duff
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Pantheon

Discusses the meaning of illness and health, looks at western attitudes towards illness, and describes the lessons we learn from being sick
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Pages: 2100
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Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-12 - Publisher: Routledge

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Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method is the ideal introduction to a growing field of study. A full and accessible guide that covers the theory and practical applications of this qualitative method, it provides researchers with a rich framework through which they can investigate the ways people experience the

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