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Contents: In this thesis several discoveries done with the Wide Filed Cameras (WFC) onboard the BeppoSAX satellite are presented. The main theme is about the low mass X-ray binaries and in particular the type I X-ray bursters. Covers the following:
The Longest Thermonuclear X-ray Burst Ever Observed?
A Four-Hours Long Burst from Serpens X-1
BeppoSAX Wide Field Cameras Observations of Six TypeI X-ray Bursters
Chandra Follow-up of Bursters With Low Persistent Emissions
Observations of Nine TypeI X-ray Bursters