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The biographical encyclopedia of astronomers

Author: Thomas A Hockey; et al
Publisher: New York : Springer, cop. 2007.
Series: Springer reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The collective work of about 400 authors edited by an editorial board of 9 historians and astronomers, this is a unique and valuable resource. The two volumes include approximately 1550 biographical  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Hockey; et al
ISBN: 9780387310220 0387310223 9780387336282 0387336281 9780387304007 0387304002
OCLC Number: 444571888
Description: 2 zv. : ilustr., portreti ; 29 cm.
Contents: Vol. 1: A-L. --
XLV, 720 str. --
Vol. 2: M-Z. --
XLIII, str. 721-1341. --
Kazalo.
Series Title: Springer reference.
Responsibility: editor-in-chief, Thomas Hockey ; senior editors, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams ; editors, Katherine Bracher ... [et al.] ; associate editor, JoAnn Palmeri ; assistant editor, Marvin Bolt.

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