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Astrophysics from the moon

Astrophysics from the moon

Annapolis, Maryland, 1990


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Published by American Institute of Physics in New York .
Written in English

  • Moon
    • Subjects:
    • Astrophysics -- Congresses.,
    • Astrometry -- Congresses.,
    • Space astronomy -- Congresses.,
    • Moon -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementeditors, Michael J. Mumma, Harlan J. Smith, with the assistance of Gregg H. Linebaugh.
      SeriesAIP conference proceedings ;, 207, AIP conference proceedings ;, no. 207.
      ContributionsMumma, Michael J., Smith, Harlan J., Linebaugh, Gregg H., Workshop on Astrophysics From the Moon (1990 : Annapolis, Md.)
      LC ClassificationsQB460 .A882 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxi, 656 p. :
      Number of Pages656
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1890588M
      ISBN 100883187701
      LC Control Number90055582

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