At head of title: U.S. Department of commerce. R.P. Lamont, secretary. Coast and geodetic survey. R.S. Patton, director ...
|Statement||by Frederic W. Darling, associate mathematician.|
|Series||Special publication,, no. 173, Special publication (U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey) ;, no. 173.|
|Contributions||Darling, Frederic W. b. 1879.|
|LC Classifications||QB231 .U5 1931|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 19 p. incl. tables.|
|Number of Pages||19|
|LC Control Number||31027158|
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