PHYSICAL PROCESSES IN THE GASEOUS NEBULAE

@article{Menzel1931PHYSICALPI,
  title={PHYSICAL PROCESSES IN THE GASEOUS NEBULAE},
  author={Donald Howard Menzel},
  journal={Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific},
  year={1931},
  volume={43},
  pages={334 - 334}
}
  • D. Menzel
  • Published 1 October 1931
  • Physics
  • Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
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