Scientific report, Fifteenth Indian Expedition to Antarctica

by Indian Expedition to Antarctica

Publisher: Dept. of Ocean Development in New Delhi

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Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesFifteenth Indian Expedition to Antarctica
Statement[prepared by Arun Chaturvedi].
SeriesTechnical publication ;, no. 13, Technical publication (India. Dept. of Ocean Development ;, no. 13.
ContributionsChaturvedi, Arun., India. Dept. of Ocean Development.
LC ClassificationsG850 1995.I53 I53 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination437 p. :
Number of Pages437
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3537327M
LC Control Number2001445035

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