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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English


  • Stars -- Formation -- Congresses.,
  • Galaxies -- Congresses.,
  • Astrophysics -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Ralph E. Pudritz and Michel Fich.
SeriesNATO ASI series. Series C, Mathematical and physical sciences ;, vol. 232, NATO ASI series., no. 232.
ContributionsPudritz, Ralph E., Fich, Michel., North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Scientific Affairs Division.
LC ClassificationsQB806 .N38 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 659 p. :
Number of Pages659
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2528995M
ISBN 109027727252
LC Control Number88004378

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