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Gyroscopes theory and design, with applications to instrumentation,guidance, and control by Paul Henry Savet

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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English

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Statementedited by P.H. Savet.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages402
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Open LibraryOL19453969M

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