They could no longer be the first to climb Everest, reach the North and South Poles, sail around the globe, but they could be the first to fly around the world in a balloon - and they were. Written by the pilots, this is the account of their epic success. They describe the difficulties they faced and overcame during this feat of endurance.
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Book Description Headline Book Publishing, London, United Kingdom, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Unread. Bookseller Inventory # J14009
Book Description Headline Book Publishing, Limited, London, United Kingdom, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. 6.5x9.5. An epic around the world trip in the Breitling Orbiter 3 - a high tech balloon designed for a long trip. The pilots tell their own story, and the story of their ship and the technology that ensured their survival on this unprecedented trip. x+308 pages, color photos, Appendix lists previous attempts at around the world voyages by airship. Published @ 18.99 Pounds. Bookseller Inventory # 12011
Book Description Headline, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110747271283