Wind, Sand and Stars (Paperback)
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Short Description for Wind, Sand and Stars Featuring an Introduction by Anne Morrow Lindbergh, this book, a recipient of the Grand Prix of the Academie Francaise, offers an exciting account of air adventure combined with Saint-Exupery's compelling prose and philosophy.
- Published: 09 December 2002
- Format: Paperback 240 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780156027496 ISBN 10: 0156027496
- Sales rank: 59,573
Full description for Wind, Sand and Stars
Recipient of the Grand Prix of the Academie Francaise, "Wind, Sand and Stars" is unsurprassed in capturing the grandeur, danger, and isolation of flight. Its exciting account of air adventure - through the treacherous passes of the Pyrenees, above the Sahara, along the snowy ramparts of the Andes - combined with lyrical prose and the soaring spirit of a philosopher, make this book one of the most popular works ever written about flying.