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Paper, 'On Kircher's opinion as to the burning of Marcellus' fleet by Archimedes' by James Parsons

Reference number: L&P/2/515

Date: 1754

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Subject: History

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Observations upon Father Kircher’s opinion concerning the burning of the fleet of Marccllus by Archimedes'

Read 13 June 1754

Reference number
L&P/2/515
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1754
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Ink on paper
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8 pages
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Manuscript

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James Parsons

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James Parsons, Paper, 'On Kircher's opinion as to the burning of Marcellus' fleet by Archimedes' by James Parsons, 1754, L&P/2/515, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_515/paper-on-kirchers-opinion-as-to-the-burning-of-marcellus-fleet-by-archimedes-by-james-parsons, accessed on 19 May 2024

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