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Cosmology by Dierck-Ekkehard Liebscher

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Cosmology & the universe,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Astronomy - Universe,
  • Relativity,
  • Science / Astronomy,
  • Universe,
  • Cosmology,
  • Astronomy - General

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Edition Notes

Springer Tracts in Modern Physics

The Physical Object
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9055047M
ISBN 103540232613
ISBN 109783540232612

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