Mobile robots

inspiration to implementation by Jones, Joseph L.

Publisher: A.K. Peters in Wellesley, Mass

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-342) and index.

StatementJoseph L. Jones, Anita M. Flynn.
ContributionsFlynn, Anita M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ211.415 .J65 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 349 p. :
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1394192M
ISBN 101568810113
LC Control Number93001406

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