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Satellites of Jupiter

Satellites of Jupiter

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jupiter.
    • Subjects:
    • Satellites -- Jupiter.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by David Morrison, with the assistance of Mildred Shapley Matthews ; with 47 collaborating authors.
      SeriesSpace science series
      ContributionsMorrison, David, 1940-, Matthews, Mildred Shapley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB404 .S34 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 972 p. :
      Number of Pages972
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4267071M
      ISBN 100816507627
      LC Control Number81013050


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