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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The results are concordant and very accurate. Questions the use of the word 'credibility'. Refers to work by Thomas Andrews.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1891]

Reference number
RR/10/357
Earliest possible date
1890
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
5 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Ramsay

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William Ramsay, Referee's report by William Ramsay, on a paper 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part I. Air, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen' by John Joly, 1890, RR/10/357, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10_357/referees-report-by-william-ramsay-on-a-paper-on-the-specific-heats-of-gases-at-constant-volumepart-i-air-carbon-dioxide-and-hydrogen-by-john-joly, accessed on 24 July 2024

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