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The glass giant of Palomar,

Author: David O Woodbury; Russell Williams Porter
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1939.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discussion of the inception, construction, and purpose of the greatest telescope of its time, as well as a historic background of American astronomy.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Woodbury, David Oakes, 1896-
Glass giant of Palomar.
New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1939
(OCoLC)610144274
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David O Woodbury; Russell Williams Porter
ISBN: 0396019196 9780396019190
OCLC Number: 598442
Description: xiii, 368 pages frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, diagrams 24 cm
Other Titles: Palomar, The glass giant of
Responsibility: by David O. Woodbury; with 50 drawings by the author, sketches by Russell W. Porter.

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Discussion of the inception, construction, and purpose of the greatest telescope of its time, as well as a historic background of American astronomy.

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