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Addendum to Gamma-ray astrophysics

Addendum to Gamma-ray astrophysics

new insight into the universe, second edition (RP 1386, October 1997)

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Goddard Space Flight Center, Available from NASA Center for AeroSpace Information, National Technical Information Service [distributor in Greenbelt, Md, Hanover, Md, Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astrophysics.,
  • Universe.,
  • Gamma ray astronomy.,
  • Gamma ray bursts.,
  • Blazars.,
  • Quasars.,
  • Pulsars.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAddendum to Gamma ray astrophysics.
    StatementC. Fichtel, J. Trombka.
    SeriesNASA/TP -- 1999-209477., NASA technical paper -- 209477.
    ContributionsTrombka, Jacob I., Goddard Space Flight Center.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18140128M

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Ceived to the second edition of the publication Gamma-Ray Astro-physics, New Insight into the Universe, and therefore, wish to make a few additions. In this addendum there are three small parts: A. Comments on New Findings since OctoberB. Figures, and C. Corrections. In part B, some of the figures that were in the book.

Addendum to Gamma-Ray Astrophysics: New Insight Into the Universe Second Edition (RP - October ) Authors: Fichtel, Carl E.; Trombka, Jacob I. Affiliation: AA(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center), AB(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) Publication: Addendum to Gamma-ray astrophysics.

New insight into the universe. Addendum to Gamma-ray astrophysics: new insight into the universe, second edition (RPOctober ) Author: Carl E Fichtel ; Jacob I Trombka ; Goddard Space Flight Center.

We have been encouraged by the positive reactions that we have received to the second edition of the publication Gamma-Ray Astrophysics, New Insight into the Universe, and therefore, wish to make a few additions.

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