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Leading operations of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, 1895-1955

C. G. Abbot

Leading operations of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, 1895-1955

by C. G. Abbot

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Roebling Fund.

    Statementby C. G. Abbot.
    SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections -- v. 131, no. 1, Publication -- 4222, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 4222.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22946509M
    LC Control Number55063398

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