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man who loved the stars

John A. Brashear

man who loved the stars

the autobiography of John A. Brashear.

by John A. Brashear

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Brashear, John A. 1840-1920.,
    • Astronomical instruments -- Design and construction -- History.,
    • Astronomers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Engineers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB36.B85 A3 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 190 p., [6] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2395490M
      ISBN 100822911515, 0822960893
      LC Control Number87025190

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