6 edition of flying Greek found in the catalog.
Steve N. Pisanos
Includes bibliographical references (p. 328-331) and index.
|Statement||Steve N. Pisanos.|
|Genre||Personal narratives, American., Biography.|
|LC Classifications||D790.2 .P57 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 349 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||349|
|LC Control Number||2007050087|
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