East of Constantinople, West of Shanghai



Two short clips from the early days of aviation, when barnstorming was a legit way for a flyer to make some dough.

A man standing on top of wing of aeroplane fli...

A man standing on top of wing of aeroplane flight with camera (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

And yes, this is again a spin-off of my research for my novel… and I think it’s quite fun.


Author: Davide Mana

Paleontologist. By day, researcher, teacher and ecological statistics guru. By night, pulp fantasy author-publisher, translator and blogger. In the spare time, Orientalist Anonymous, guerilla cook.

2 thoughts on “Barnstorming

  1. Absolutely great!
    For the whole day I couldn’t stop thinking about how could it be working up there?
    You really inspired me, I needed it, so many new ideas for my story!
    Thank you so much for sharing. 😀


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