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I didn't have a wide construction finances for this e-book (total price range: $0). The figures are crude, and/or are hand-drawn, or are taken from the general public area (nasa.gov), or are my very own images. For a few this can be a turn-off yet for others those may possibly carry scholars awareness better.
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