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flying Greek

Steve N. Pisanos

flying Greek

an immigrant fighter ace"s World War II odyssey with the RAF, USAAF, and French Resistance

by Steve N. Pisanos

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Published by Potomac Books in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pisanos, Steve N., -- 1919-,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, British,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
  • Fighter pilots -- United States -- Biography,
  • Greek Americans -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 328-331) and index.

    StatementSteve N. Pisanos.
    GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD790.2 .P57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 349 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22539918M
    ISBN 101597970786
    ISBN 109781597970785
    LC Control Number2007050087

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