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Methods for studying ocean currents by aerial survey.

Gosudarstvennyĭ geologicheskiĭ komitet SSSR.

Methods for studying ocean currents by aerial survey.

(Metody izucheniya morskikh techenii s samoleta).

by Gosudarstvennyĭ geologicheskiĭ komitet SSSR.

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Published by Israel Program for Scientific Translations [available from the U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Va.] in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics in oceanography.,
  • Ocean currents.,
  • Aerial surveys.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by V. G. Zdanovich. Translated from Russian [by A. Barouch. Edited by I. Meroz]
    ContributionsZdanovich, V. G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC61 .R813
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 212 p.
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5634930M
    LC Control Number68062021

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