3 edition of Observations of earth from space found in the catalog.
Observations of earth from space
COSPAR. Plenary Meeting.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by R.P. Singh ... [et al.].|
|Series||Advances in space research -- v. 13, no. 11|
|Contributions||Singh, R. P. 1931-, COSPAR. Interdisciplinary Scientific Commission B.|
|LC Classifications||QE33.3.R4 C687 1992b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 362 p. :|
|Number of Pages||362|
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