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Mars Exploration Study Workshop II report of a workshop sponsored by NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center and held at the Ames Research Center, May 24-25, 1993

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston, Tx .
Written in English


  • Space flight to Mars -- Congresses,
  • Mars (Planet) -- Exploration -- Congresses

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Other titlesMars Exploration Study Workshop 2, Mars Exploration Study Workshop Two
StatementMichael B. Duke and Nancy Ann Budden
SeriesNASA conference publication -- 3243
ContributionsDuke, Michael B, Budden, Nancy Ann, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14451508M

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