5 edition of University astronomy found in the catalog.
Jay M. Pasachoff
Includes bibliography and index.
|Statement||Jay M. Pasachoff, Marc L. Kutner.|
|Series||Saunders golden sunburst series|
|Contributions||Kutner, Marc Leslie, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||QB43.2 .P36|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||851 p. in various pagings :|
|Number of Pages||851|
|LC Control Number||77011347|
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