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The Spirit of St. Louis (1953)
Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0743237056, Paperback)Along with most of my fellow fliers, I believed that aviation had a brilliant future. Now we live, today, in our dreams of yesterday; and, living in those dreams, we dream again...." -- From The Spirit of St. Louis
Charles A. Lindbergh captured the world's attention -- and changed the course of history -- when he completed his famous nonstop flight from New York to Paris in 1927. In The Spirit of St. Louis, Lindbergh takes the reader on an extraordinary journey, bringing to life the thrill and peril of trans-Atlantic travel in a single-engine plane. Eloquently told and sweeping in its scope, Lindbergh's Pulitzer Prize-winning account is an epic adventure tale for all time.
(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:51:22 -0400)
Describes the planning and execution of the first nonstop airplane flight from New York to Paris and discusses the aviator's life in the first third of the twentieth century.
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