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Air, space and instruments

S. Lees

Air, space and instruments

a collection of original contributions written in commemoration of the sixtieth birthday of Charles Stark Draper

by S. Lees

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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by S. Lees.
ContributionsDraper, C. S.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20877246M

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