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Astrophysics and Cosmology

A-Level Physics

by Roger Muncaster

  • 282 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Trans-Atlantic Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronomy,
  • Astrophysics,
  • Cosmology & the universe,
  • Astronomy - Universe,
  • Designed / suitable for A & AS Level,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10762608M
    ISBN 100748728651
    ISBN 109780748728657
    OCLC/WorldCa36915787


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