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West with the Night

Beryl Markham

If the first responsibility of a memoirist is to lead a life worth writing about, Markham succeeded beyond all measure. Born Beryl Clutterbuck in the middle of England, she spent her life defying all expectations of how a woman should live and what a single person can achieve.Markham and her father moved to Kenya when she was a girl, and she grew u...
Publish Date
2013-01-22T00:00:00.000Z
2013-01-22T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1942
Goodreads rating
4.1
ISBN
9780865471184
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
2000-08-15T00:00:00.000Z
This is a beautifully written life story of one of the greatest woman adventurers of all time, from her growing up in sub-Saharan Africa to her exploits as a pilot.      source
2021-01-16T20:00:28.000Z
Great Adventurers - a Reading List -      source