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West with the night / Beryl Markham.

Markham, Beryl. (Author).

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Albany Main Library 921 MARKH (Text) IALBO10277027O Book Club Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780865477636 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 0865477639 (softcover)
  • Physical Description: xv, 293 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : North Point Press, a division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Originally published in 1942 by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston"--Title page verso.
10 copies.
Formatted Contents Note: Message from Nungwe -- Men with blackwater die -- Stamp of wilderness -- Why do we fly? -- He was a good lion -- Still is the land -- Praise God for the blood of the bull -- And we be playmates, thou and I -- Royal exile -- Was there a horse with wings? -- My trail is north -- Hodi! -- Na Kupa Hati M'Zuri -- Errands of the wind -- Birth of a life -- Ivory and Sansevieria -- I may have to shoot him -- Captives of the rivers -- What of the hunting, hunter bold? -- Kwaheri means farewell -- Search for a Libyan fort -- Benghazi by candlelight -- West with the night -- Sea will take small pride.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Markham, Beryl.
Women air pilots > Great Britain > Biography.
Women air pilots > Africa > Biography.
Air pilots > Great Britain > Biography.
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