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Manuscript/Mixed Material Venus surface temperatures : draft : notebook

About this Item


  • Venus surface temperatures : draft : notebook


  • Sagan, Carl (Author)

Created / Published

  • 1960s


  • -  Astronomy
  • -  Sagan, Carl
  • -  Venus (Planet)
  • -  Outer space--Exploration
  • -  Planetary science
  • -  Planetology
  • -  Venus (Planet)--Atmosphere
  • -  Venus (Planet)--Climate
  • -  Manuscripts


  • Manuscripts


  • -  Handwritten draft of a paper on the surface temperatures of Venus written in a notebook. Three primary sections focus on heat conduction in a semi infinite solid, the thermal properties of matter, and plane electromagnetic waves.


  • Dimensions in inches: 12x10; 12x19-open; 6 x 4" at end

Source Collection

  • The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive


  • Manuscript Division

Online Format

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Chicago citation style:

Sagan, Carl. Venus Surface Temperatures: Draft: Notebook. s, 1960. Manuscript/Mixed Material.

APA citation style:

Sagan, C. (1960) Venus Surface Temperatures: Draft: Notebook. s. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Sagan, Carl. Venus Surface Temperatures: Draft: Notebook. s, 1960. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.