The Spirit of St. Louis
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ISBN10: 0743237056 ISBN13: 9780743237055 Contributors: Lindbergh, Reeve Publisher: Simon & Schuster (T) Published: Dec 1 2003 Pages: 576 Weight: 1.15lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
The classic, bestselling, Pulitzer Prize-winning account of Charles A. Lindbergh's historic transatlantic flightAlong 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... 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.