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Astronomy, principles and practice

A. E. Roy

Astronomy, principles and practice

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Published by Hilger in Bristol .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA. E. Roy and D. Clarke.
    ContributionsClarke, D. 1936- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB43.2 .R68
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 342 p. :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4281254M
    ISBN 100852743467, 0852742924
    LC Control Number78307420


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