The Scientific Papers on Ceres

  • Clifford Cunningham


Title page of Baron Franz von Zach’s journal The Monatlichte Correspondenz


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Clifford Cunningham
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  1. 1.Ft. LauderdaleUSA

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