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Published by The Department in [Queensland] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Global Positioning System -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDepartment of Geographic Information.
ContributionsQueensland. Dept. of Geographic Information., International Symposium on Global Positioning Systems (1988 : Gold Coast, Qld.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVK562 .G59 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1599302M
LC Control Number91133557

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