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Meteorological and radiational regime of Antarctica =

NikolaЗђ Petrovich Rusin

Meteorological and radiational regime of Antarctica =

Meteorologicheskiǐ i radiat︠s︡ionnyǐ rezhim Antarktidy

by NikolaЗђ Petrovich Rusin

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Published by Israel Program for Scientific Translations : [available from the Office of Technical Services, U. S. Dept. of Commerce, Washington] in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorology -- Antarctic regions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 345-354.

    SeriesIsrael Program for Scientific Translations. IPST catalog -- no. 1035
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC994.9 R8213, QC994.9 R8213
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 355 p. :
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18736121M

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