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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The paper is a considerable advance in the subject. The author should add a footnote giving a fuller reference to the experiments that led him to include a couple.

Subject: Physics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions A, 1897].

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17 May 1897
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Letter on paper
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4 pages

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Edward John Routh

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Edward John Routh, Referee's report by Edward John Routh, on a paper 'On boomerangs' by Gilbert Thomas Walker, 17 May 1897, RR/13/304, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 17 June 2024

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