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Multispectral photography for earth resources by Sondra Wenderoth

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Published by Remote Sensing Information Center in Greenvale, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Multispectral photography.

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Edition Notes

StatementSondra Wenderoth, Edward Yost, with Rajender Kalia, Robert Anderson.
ContributionsYost, Edward, joint author., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
LC ClassificationsTR810 .W4 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination257, [6] p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4953108M
LC Control Number76381333

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