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7 edition of Learning to fly found in the catalog.

Learning to fly

trapeze--reflections on fear, trust, and the joy of letting go

by Sam Keen

  • 254 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Broadway Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Keen, Sam.,
    • Aerialists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • College teachers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Acrobatics -- Psychological aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSam Keen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1811.K385 A3 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL387624M
      ISBN 100767901762
      LC Control Number98050646

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