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National meteorological satellite program.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics.

National meteorological satellite program.

Hearings before the Committee on Science and Astronautics, U. S. House of Representatives. Eighty-seventh Congress, first session. July 25, 26, and 27, 1961.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorological satellites.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL798.M4 U46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 468 p.
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5841186M
    LC Control Number61062292
    OCLC/WorldCa8538624

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