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Contemporary geodesy

Conference on Contemporary Geodesy, Cambridge 1958

Contemporary geodesy

proceedings of a conference held at the Harvard College Observatory - Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, December 1-2, 1958. Edited by Charles A. Whitten and Kenneth H. Drummond.

by Conference on Contemporary Geodesy, Cambridge 1958

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Published by American Geophysical Union of the National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geodesy -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGeophysical monograph -- 4
    ContributionsDrummond, Kenneth H,, Whitten, Charles A,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB275 C64 1958
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95p.
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21081753M

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Geodesy: The Concepts, Second Edition focuses on the processes, approaches, and methodologies employed in geodesy, including gravity field and motions of the earth and geodetic methodology. The book first underscores the history of geodesy, mathematics and geodesy, and geodesy and other Edition: 2.

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Describes such positioning techniques as horizontal and vertical geodetic datums. Get this from a library. Introduction to geodesy: the history and concepts of modern geodesy. [James R Smith] -- Geodesy is the science that deals with the Earth's figure and the interrelationship of selected points on its surface.

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