Skyfaring: A Journey With A Pilot

By: Mark Vanhoenacker

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Think back to when you first flew. When you first left the Earth, and travelled high and fast above its turning arc. When you looked down on a new world, captured simply and perfectly through a window fringed with ice. When you descended towards a city, and arrived from the sky as effortlessly as daybreak. In Skyfaring, airline pilot and flight romantic Mark Vanhoenacker shares his irrepressible love of flying, on a journey from day to night, from new ways of mapmaking and the poetry of physics to the names of winds and the nature of clouds. Here, anew, is the simple wonder that remains at the heart of an experience which modern travellers, armchair and otherwise, all too easily take for granted: the transcendent joy of motion, and the remarkable new perspectives that height and distance bestow on everything we love. 338 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel; Travel & Places; Aviation. ISBN/EAN: 9780099589853. Inventory No: 249426. Paperback

Title: Skyfaring: A Journey With A Pilot

Author Name: Mark Vanhoenacker

Categories: Aviation, Travel,

Publisher: Great Britain, Vintage: 2016

ISBN Number: 0099589850

ISBN Number 13: 9780099589853

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good Condition

Seller ID: 249426

Keywords: BZDB43 Aviation Travel; Travel & Places; Aviation. Skyfaring A Journey With A Pilot Mark Vanhoenacker Paperback,