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Radio astronomy today

Jodrell Bank Summer School (1962)

Radio astronomy today

papers designed to present radio-astronomy in all its aspects, given at the Jodrell Bank Summer School, 1962.

by Jodrell Bank Summer School (1962)

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radio astronomy -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by H.P. Palmer, R.D. Davies and M.I. Large. With a foreword by Bernard Lovell.
    ContributionsPalmer, H. P. ed., Nuffield Radio Astronomy Laboratories, Jodrell Bank.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB475 .S85 1962
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 242 p.
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5890686M
    LC Control Number63025022

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