TITLE

Satellite's-Eye View

AUTHOR(S)
Mone, Gregory
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Popular Science;Jan2005, Vol. 266 Issue 1, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the book "Earth From Space" from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
ACCESSION #
15307919

 

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