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15 - Dawn at Vesta: Paradigms and Paradoxes

from Part Three - Asteroids as Records of Formation and Differentiation

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  25 February 2017

Linda T. Elkins-Tanton
Affiliation:
Arizona State University
Benjamin P. Weiss
Affiliation:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Planetesimals
Early Differentiation and Consequences for Planets
, pp. 321 - 339
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2017

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