stratosphere of the Atlantic Ocean by Georg WГјst

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Statementby Georg Wüst ; English translation edited by William J. Emery.
ContributionsEmery, William J., Deutsche Atlantische Expedition, 1925-1927
LC ClassificationsGC481 W8
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 112 p., 27 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19193179M

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