3 edition of History of oriental astronomy found in the catalog.
History of oriental astronomy
International Astronomical Union. Colloquium
Includes bibliographies and indexes.
|Other titles||Oriental astronomy.|
|Statement||edited by G. Swarup, A.K. Bag, K.S. Shukla.|
|Contributions||Swarup, G. 1929-, Bag, A. K., Shukla, Kripa Shankar.|
|LC Classifications||QB18 .I58 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 288 p. :|
|Number of Pages||288|
|LC Control Number||87018376|
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