On Extended Wings

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $55.00

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Book Condition: Fine


Clean dark blue boards with blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 307 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. In this remarkable paean to flying, award-winning poet Diane Ackerman invites us to ride jump seat as she takes--literally and figuratively--to the sky. The book tells the story of how she gained mastery over the mysteries of flight and earned her private pilot's license, of her frustration and exhilaration during horus of lessons and endless touch and gos, of her first solo and her first cross-country flights. 8vo. Aviation.

Title: On Extended Wings

Author Name: Ackerman, Diane

Categories: Women, Aviation,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1985

ISBN Number: 0-689-11540-7

ISBN Number 13: 9780689115400

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine Jacket

Seller ID: 015825

Keywords: aviation Flying Women Aviators Airplanes Female Pilots Diane Ackerman,