West With the Night by Beryl Markham

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West With the Night is a 1942 memoir by Beryl Markham, chronicling her experiences growing up in Kenya (then British East Africa), in the early 1900s, leading to a career as a bush pilot there. It is considered a classic of outdoor literature, in 2004 National Geographic Adventure ranked it number 8 in a list of 100 best adventure books

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The 494th greatest nonfiction book of all time

This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 8th on Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time (National Geographic Adventure Magazine)
  2. - 85th on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)

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