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The Spirit of St. Louis’ Amazing Journey

A daring flight shrank the world and created the first global celebrity

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“The Spirit of St. Louis was as singular as Lindbergh himself,” says A. Scott Berg, the Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer of Charles Lindbergh. “It fit like a glove—around both the body and aspirations of the pilot.” Berg’s biography Wilson was published in September.

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