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review of remote earth observation technology

R. W. Laing

review of remote earth observation technology

by R. W. Laing

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Paper to be presented at the British Interplanetary Society International Summer School on Earth Resource Survey Satellites, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, 14th-28th July, 1969.

StatementR.W. Laing and G.K.C. Pardoe.
ContributionsPardoe, Geoffrey K. C., British Interplanetary Society International Summer School on Earth Resource Survey Satellites (1969 : Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge)
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Open LibraryOL14849567M

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