By William Langewiesche
In those essays, William Langewiesche considers how flying has altered not just how we movement concerning the earth, but additionally how we view our global and our position in it. With bright descriptions of the aesthetics and pleasure of flight, he additionally writes of the dangers that compliment this attractiveness: the perils of air site visitors keep an eye on, and the risks of anxious passengers and undesirable climate. packed with spare and stylish prose, Aloft is an interesting trip into the sky.
From the alternate Paperback edition.