2 edition of **The geometry of light** found in the catalog.

The geometry of light

Gerald Rottman

- 361 Want to read
- 39 Currently reading

Published
**2008**
by Gerald Rottman in Baltimore, Md
.

Written in

- Geometrical optics,
- Astronomical instruments,
- History

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-116) and index.

Statement | Gerald Rottman |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC381 .R64 2008 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | vii, 118 p. : |

Number of Pages | 118 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL24878855M |

ISBN 10 | 0981941605 |

ISBN 10 | 9780981941608 |

LC Control Number | 2008910726 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 422637106 |

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