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Published through the yankee Geophysical Union as a part of the heritage of Geophysics sequence, quantity 2.

This moment quantity within the History of Geophysics keeps the overall goals enunciated earlier—to current articles in regards to the social and highbrow heritage of the geophysical sciences, generally outlined. the entire articles were chosen from peer-reviewed fabric showing initially in numerous of the journals released via the yankee Geophysical Union at the moment. those journals provided a complete of over 17,000 published pages in 1984. This History of Geophysics sequence is meant for a vast and numerous viewers, to incorporate expert scientists, scholars, historians and people keen on coverage stories. reaction to our first quantity has been encouraging and we proceed to supply the publication at a really average price.

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