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Wanderers in the sky

Wanderers in the sky

the motions of planets and space probes.

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Published by Macmillan Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Popular works.,
  • Astronautics in astronomy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Thornton Page & Lou Williams Page.
    SeriesSky and telescope library of astronomy, v. 1
    ContributionsPage, Thornton, ed., Page, Lou Williams, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB44 .S5734
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 338 p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5942012M
    LC Control Number65012722

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