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Conference Vetlesen Symposium (1966 : Columbia University)

Title Galaxies and the universe; [lectures] Lodewijk Woltjer, editor.

Imprint New York, Columbia University Press, 1968.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  523.112 V642g    ---  Available
Description xv, 112 p. illus. 21 cm.
Note Held on the occasion of the 1966 Vetlesen Prize award to Jan Hendrik Oort.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents An appreciation of Jan Hendrik Oort, by B. Stromgren.--Radio astronomical studies of the galactic system, by J. H. Oort.--Spiral structures in galaxies by C.C. Lin.-- Some recent results of X-ray astronomy, by B. Rossi.--The time scale for creation, by A. Sandage.
Subject Galaxies.
Radio astronomy.
Added Author Woltjer, Lodewijk, 1930-
Oort, Jan Hendrik.

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