Assessment of airborne imaging radars for the detection of icebergs
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Published by CANPOLAR Consultants Lts. in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Icebergs -- Remote sensing.,
  • Radar -- Arctic regions.,
  • Radar in navigation.

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Other titlesBergsearch "84.
StatementJames R. Rossiter ... [et al.].
SeriesEnvironmental Studies Revolving Funds report -- no. 016
ContributionsRossiter, James R., CANPOLAR Consultants Ltd.
LC ClassificationsVK1299 .A82
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 321 p. :
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16381399M
ISBN 100920783155

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