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Supernovae and their remnants proceedings of the Conference on Supernovae, held at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies, NASA, 1967. Edited by Peter J. Brancazio and A.G.W. Cameron. by Conference on Supernovae, Goddard Institute for space studies 1967

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Published by Gordon and Breach Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

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  • Supernovae -- Congresses

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ContributionsBrancazio, Peter J.,, Cameron, A. G. W. 1925-, United States Goddard Institute for Space Studies, New York, Yeshiva University, New York. Belfer Graduate School of Science
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LC ClassificationsQB841 C67 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination240p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19322767M

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