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Radar investigations of barium releases over Arecibo Observatory, Puerto Rico

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Published by Geospace Research, Inc., National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in El Segundo, CA, [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprincipal investigator, Frank T. Djuth.
Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA CR-199197., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-199197.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17793562M
OCLC/WorldCa34762421

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