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Introduction to electromagnetic remote sensing

Introduction to electromagnetic remote sensing

with emphasis on applications to geology and hydrology, Houston, Texas, Nov. 7-9, 1968

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Published by AGI in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Remote sensing.,
  • Geology.,
  • Hydrology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementP.E. Chapman [and others] Editor: Robert G. Reeves. Associate editors: Frank J. Janza and Ronald J.P. Lyon.
    SeriesAGI short course lecture notes, Short course lecture notes -- 1968.
    ContributionsChapman, P. E., Reeves, Robert G. 1920-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15333851M

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