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Solar astrophysics

Peter Foukal

Solar astrophysics

by Peter Foukal

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Published by Wiley-VCH in Weinheim .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter V. Foukal.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 466 p. :
Number of Pages466
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22583063M
ISBN 103527403744

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