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Synthetic bathymetric profiling system (SYNBAPS)

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Published by Naval Oceanographic Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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StatementRoger J. Vanwyckhouse
SeriesNaval Oceanographic Office technical report -- 233, Technical report -- TR-233, Technical report (United States. Naval Oceanographic Office) -- TR-233.
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL24364719M

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