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Discovering astronomy

by Jacqueline Mitton

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Published by Stonehenge, in association with the American Museum of Natural History in [Alexandria, Va.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy -- Popular works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jacqueline & Simon Mitton.
    ContributionsMitton, Simon, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB44.2 .M53 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3507951M
    ISBN 100867060328, 0867060166, 0867060638
    LC Control Number82050149

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