Beryl Markham

Beryl Markham (1902–1986) was a British-born Kenyan aviatrix, adventurer, and racehorse trainer. During the pioneer days of aviation, she became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic from east to west. She died at the age of 83 in Nairobi, Kenya.


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West with the Night

Beryl Markham; With a new introduction by Sara Wheeler
North Point Press

A new edition of a great, underappreciated classic of our time Beryl Markham’s West with the Night is a true classic, a book that deserves the same acclaim...


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