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  • Here are accounts of the first rocket and satellite studies, of the discovery of the magnetosphere and Van Allen belts, of early models of the physics of the space around our Earth and of the Earth's environment within the Sun's plasma.

publication date

  • January 23, 1997

Date in CU Experts

  • February 21, 2014 1:34 AM

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Full Editor List

  • Gillmor CS; Spreiter JR

author count

  • 1

book title

  • Discovery of the Magnetosphere

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 10

  • 087590288X

International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780875902883