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Published by Rand Corporation in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mars (Planet) -- Atmosphere.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by] C.B. Leovy and Y. Mintz.
SeriesRand Corporation. Research memorandum -- RM-5110, Research memorandum (Rand Corporation) -- RM-5110-NASA..
ContributionsMintz, Y.
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p.
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16536032M

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