Surveying and charting of the seas by W. Langeraar

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Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam, New York .

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  • Nautical charts.,
  • Cartography.

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StatementW. Langeraar.
SeriesElsevier oceanography series ;, 37
LC ClassificationsGA359 .L36 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 612 p. :
Number of Pages612
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3182586M
ISBN 100444422781
LC Control Number83025286

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