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The rest of the title follows '...wherein the descent of heavy bodies and the motion of projects is briefly but fully handled together with the Solution of a Problem of great use in Gunnery'.

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Edmond Halley

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Edmond Halley, Paper, 'A discourse concerning gravity and its properties ...' by Edmond Halley, 1687, CLP/21/5, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 April 2024

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    Dates: 1592-1741

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