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Published by Govt. print. off. in [Washington .
Written in English


  • Astronomy -- Tables.,
  • Refraction, Astronomical.

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Advance issue.

Statementby C. W. Frederick, assistant on equatorial.
SeriesPublications of the United States Naval observatory, 2d ser. vol. IV, app. III
ContributionsFrederick, Charles Warnock, 1870-
LC ClassificationsQB156 .U42
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., F101 p.
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6986380M
LC Control Number07023519

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