Wind, Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

This book is a memoir by an early twentieth-century French aviator, sharing his experiences as a pioneer of aviation in the 1920s and 1930s, particularly in remote places such as the Sahara Desert and the Andes Mountains. The author reflects on the nature of adventure, the allure of the unknown, and the profound connection between human beings and the natural world. The book is also notable for its philosophical musings on the nature of life and death, solitude and solidarity, and the human condition.

The 1671st greatest book of all time


Published
1939
Nationality
French
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
240
Words
47,000
Original Language
French

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