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Wartime Writings 1939-1944 by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

This volume includes the aviator's letters to friends, autobiographical fragments, and meditations. Translated by Norah Purcell; Introduction by Anne Morrow Lindbergh; Index.

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ISBN-13: 9780156027533
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 11/04/2002
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 260
Sales rank: 830,036
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPÉRY, the "Winged Poet," was born in Lyon, France, in 1900. A pilot at twenty-six, he was a pioneer of commercial aviation and flew in the Spanish Civil War and World War II. His writings include The Little Prince, Wind, Sand and Stars, Night Flight, Southern Mail, and Airman's Odyssey. In 1944, while flying a reconnaissance mission for his French air squadron, he disappeared over the Mediterranean.


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