The view from planet Earth
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The view from planet Earth man looks at the cosmos by Vincent Cronin

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Published by Quill in New York .
Written in English


  • Cosmology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementVincent Cronin.
LC ClassificationsQB981 .C86 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination348 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3496599M
ISBN 100688014798, 0688006426
LC Control Number82016654

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