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Stranger to the ground

Richard Bach

Stranger to the ground

by Richard Bach

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Published by Collier Macmillan, Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published New York : Harper & Row, 1963.

Statementintroduction by Gill Robb Wilson.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20940344M
ISBN 100025045202

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  --Harley Byrd, Project Blue Book, United States Air Force "Stranger at the Pentagon" is inspired by True Events from the book of the same name. It . David Mura's A Stranger's Journey is a new kind of literary criticism-personal, postcolonial, analytic and dramatic-his insights into the situation of the writer of color amidst centrist assumptions and prohibitions open a new field of critical and creative thinking woven together in a book that could have been called 'Castiglione's The Courtier Meets Sun-tzu's Art of War.'.

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Stranger to the Ground book. Read 34 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A man alone in the sky has a chance to touch the stars. But /5. "Stranger to the Ground" describes Bach's experiences as an Air National Guard pilot flying Fs during the Berlin crisis in the s. It was written several years before "Jonathan" and is less mystical and more (dare I say it) grounded than Bach's later work.

It is also one of the best "airplane books" ever written/5(57). Richard Bach’s first book, Stranger to the Ground is above all else an insight into the character of a man whose great compulsion is to measure himself against storm and night and fear. On the surface it is the tale of a memorable mission of a young fighter pilot utilizing his skills in a lonely duel with death/5(56).

Richard Bach’s first book, Stranger to the Ground is above all else an insight into the character of a man whose great compulsion is to measure himself against storm and night and fear. On the surface it is the tale of a memorable mission of a young fighter pilot utilizing his skills in a lonely duel with death.4/5(11).

Called "a classic of the men who sail the upper regions of the earth" (New York Times), Stranger to the Ground is the story of a night mission from England to southern France through a harrowing storm that carried Bach close to violent death.4/5(1). From the book to the series, the action’s moved continents, the stranger’s changed gender and a host of small and fundamental changes have been made to create a perfectly bingeable UK thriller.

Richard Bach’s first book, Stranger to the Ground is above all else an insight into the character of a man whose great compulsion is to measure himself against storm and night and fear. On the surface it is the tale of a memorable mission of a young fighter pilot utilizing his skills in a lonely duel with : Scribner.

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So, when we ask do people have free time, we will. Get this from a library. Stranger to the ground. [Richard Bach] -- An American fighter pilot recalls incidents from his flying career, sharing his exhilaration as well as imparting information about the flying process under good circumstances and in times of crisis.

Richard Bach’s first book, Stranger to the Ground is above all else an insight into the character of a man whose great compulsion is to measure himself against storm and night and fear.

On the surface it is the tale of a memorable mission of a young fighter pilot utilizing his skills in a lonely duel with death/5(4).

Richard Bach’s first book, Stranger to the Ground is above all else an insight into the character of a man whose great compulsion is to measure himself against storm and night and fear. On the surface it is the tale of a memorable mission of a young fighter pilot utilizing his skills in a lonely duel with death.

The Stranger is a British mystery thriller miniseries based on the Harlan Coben novel of the same title. The miniseries premiered on Netflix on 30 January Richard Armitage, Siobhan Finneran, and Jennifer Saunders star. A mysterious stranger tells a man a secret that has a devastating impact on his seemingly perfect on: The Stranger, by Harlan Coben.

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Most of Bach's books involve flight in some way, from the early stories which are purely about flying aircraft, to Stranger to the Ground, his first book, to his later works, in which he used flight as a philosophical metaphor. Literary career.

Richard Bach's first book, the autobiographical Stranger to the Ground () described the deployment to France of his Air National Guard Born: Richard David Bach, J (age.

Stranger to the ground is a strange tale of one’s search for creative freedom, lives meaning and purpose. This book is a sheer treat for a soul longing for freedom and happiness. Infused with the technicalities and details of flying Richard Bach weaves the story of lives longing for freedom in ‘Stranger to the ground’.

This does for the modern single-engine jet something of what de Saint-Exupery did for the old baling-wire mail plane. Love of occupation has seldom been more vividly expressed, or more beautifully. It's very moving. With constant awareness of a counterpart Russian jet pilot, Mr.

Bach describes his plane on a night flight from England to France so that the reader feels as if he. In the book, The Stranger is ultimately revealed to be a man named Chris Taylor.

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