Written a few years following Charles Lindbergh's solo flight across the Atlantic, "The Night Flight" is as applicable now as it was when it was first published in 1932, exploring the reasons why individuals choose to take risks, focusing especially on the courage of pilots. Preface by Andre Gide.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing
One single night in time. This is the simple, subtle, yet tragically beautiful story of three mail planes coming into Buenos Aires from Chile, Patagonia and Paraguay. On the ground is director ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - datrappert - LibraryThing
This novella doesn't quite live up to its classic billing, although it generates some suspense and has a few memorable scenes. French mail pilots in South America converge on Buenos Aires, where the ... Read full review