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Downwind

Larry Fleming

Downwind

a true hang gliding story

by Larry Fleming

  • 141 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Chris Gregor Pub. in Fresno, Calif .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Larry Fleming.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 93/08271 (G)
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p. :
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1476841M
LC Control Number93142070


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