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The Quest for extraterrestrial life

The Quest for extraterrestrial life

a book of readings

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Published by University Science Books in Mill Valley, Calif. (20 Edgehill Road, Mill Valley, CA 94941) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life on other planets.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled by] Donald Goldsmith ; [foreword by Sir Fred Hoyle].
    ContributionsGoldsmith, Donald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB54 .Q43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4430108M
    ISBN 100935702083, 0935702024
    LC Control Number79057423

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Abstract. Publication: Space Science Reviews. Pub Date: Bibcode: SSRv G full text sources. ADS Author: D.

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