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Wind, sand, and stars

Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1992]
Series: HBJ modern classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry; Antoine de Saint-Exupéry; Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
ISBN: 0151970874 9780151970872 0156970902 9780156970907 9780156027496 0156027496
OCLC Number: 25025342
Notes: Translation of: Terre des hommes.
Description: 229 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The craft --
The men --
The tool --
The elements --
The plane and the planet --
Oasis --
Men of the desert --
Prisoner of the sand --
Barcelona and Madrid (1936) --
Conclusion.
Series Title: HBJ modern classic.
Other Titles: Terre des hommes.
Responsibility: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ; translated from the French by Lewis Galantière.
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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.

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