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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tuscon, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Comets,
  • Near-earth asteroids,
  • Astrogeology

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementTom Gehrels, editor ; with the editorial assistance of M.S. Matthews and A.M. Schumann, with 120 collaborating authors.
SeriesSpace science series
ContributionsGehrels, Tom., Matthews, Mildred Shapley., Schumann, A. M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 1300 :
Number of Pages1300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18623937M
ISBN 100816515050
LC Control Number96014326
OCLC/WorldCa34322347

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