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An Inter-African Astronomical Observatory and Science Park on the Gamsberg in Namibia?

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This paper concerns astronomical research in the southern hemisphere and concerns in particular the current situation in this hemisphere and presents a conceivable development for the African continent.

Shortly after the completion of this paper Prof. Elsässer passed away

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Elsässer, H. (2004). An Inter-African Astronomical Observatory and Science Park on the Gamsberg in Namibia?. In: Wamsteker, W., Albrecht, R., Haubold, H.J. (eds) Developing Basic Space Science World-Wide. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-2519-X_21

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