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Stars and the milky way system.

European Astronomical Meeting, 1st, Athens, 1972

Stars and the milky way system.

Edited by L.N. Mavridis.

by European Astronomical Meeting, 1st, Athens, 1972

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stars -- Congresses,
  • Milky Way -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesProceedings of the first European Astronomical Meeting, v. 2
    ContributionsMavridis, L. N., International Astronomical Union.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB857.7 E89 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination368p.
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18494674M


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