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Space travel and exploration

Massey, Harrie Stewart Wilson Sir.

Space travel and exploration

by Massey, Harrie Stewart Wilson Sir.

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Published by Taylor & Francis in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space sciences.,
  • Space flight.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir Harrie Massey.
    SeriesA "contemporary physics" reprint, Contemporary physics reprint.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB500 .M32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] 117 p.
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6018453M
    LC Control Number66077395

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