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Letter, from John Wallis to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Oxford

Reference number: EL/W1/66

Date: 07 November 1668

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States that James Gregory's methodology about squaring the circle is flawed; concerning tides when there is a full moon; concerns his critique of Dulaurens

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EL/W1/66
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07 November 1668
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2 pages
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Manuscript

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John Wallis

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John Wallis, Letter, from John Wallis to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Oxford, 07 November 1668, EL/W1/66, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_w1_66/letter-from-john-wallis-to-henry-oldenburg-dated-at-oxford, accessed on 23 May 2024

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