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Big and bright : a history of the McDonald Observatory

Author: David S Evans; J Derral Mulholland
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press, 1986.
Series: History of science series, no. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The University of Texas McDonald Observatory is one of the world's largest university-operated astronomical installations. This title tells the story of collaboration between two major universities,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Evans, David Stanley.
Big and bright.
Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press, 1986
(OCoLC)610153754
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David S Evans; J Derral Mulholland
ISBN: 0292707592 9780292707597 0292707622 9780292707627
OCLC Number: 13456466
Description: xii, 186 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Series Title: History of science series, no. 4.
Responsibility: by David S. Evans and J. Derral Mulholland.

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