6 edition of Millimeter-wave astronomy found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||editors, W.F. Wall ... [et al.].|
|Series||Astrophysics and space science library ;, v. 241|
|Contributions||Wall, W. F.|
|LC Classifications||QB479.4 .I5 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 474 p. :|
|Number of Pages||474|
|LC Control Number||98052738|
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