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    • West with the Night

    • By: Beryl Markham
    • Narrated by: Julie Harris
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,341
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,077
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,078

    West with the Night is the story of a remarkable woman molded and shaped by many things: the African jungle, a certain dog, horses, airplanes, friendships with white men and black. There is no life, no story quite like it.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Top Notch Writing; Riveting Stories

    • By Michael Moore on 08-03-09

    Regular price: $22.02

    • West with the Night

    • By: Beryl Markham
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 198
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133

    Beryl Markham, the first person to fly solo across the Atlantic from east to west, describes her childhood on a farm in Kenya, her apprenticeship as a horse trainer, and her later career as a pioneer aviator who piloted passengers and supplies in a small plane to remote corners of Africa.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Captivating

    • By Caitlín Mitchell on 10-28-08

    Regular price: $19.57