Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
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Schiaparelli, Giovanni Virginio

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9917-7_1232

BornSavigliano, (Piedmont, Italy), 14 March 1835

Died Milan, Italy, 4 July 1910
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Selected References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of ReginaReginaCanada