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Published by Polyscience Publications Inc. in Montreal .
Written in English


  • Astronautics - Canada - History,
  • Outer space - Exploration - Canada - History

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LC ClassificationsTL 789.8 C3J44 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p.
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22041003M

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