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Subject: Astronomy

Published in PHilosophical Transactions, as 'Of the tides in the South Seas'

Read 18 April 1776

Reference number
L&P/6/172
Earliest possible date
02 April 1776
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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James Cook

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James Cook, Letter, 'Of the tides in the South Seas' from James Cook to John Pringle, 02 April 1776, L&P/6/172, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_6_172/letter-of-the-tides-in-the-south-seas-from-james-cook-to-john-pringle, accessed on 25 May 2024

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