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Sectional Committee: Physics and Chemistry

Not recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. Considers the theory put forward by the paper to be highly speculative. The author has asked for, and been provided with, the referee's criticisms.

[Not published]

Endorsed on verso as received 28 March 1917.

Reference number
RR/24/9
Earliest possible date
March 1917
Physical description
Standardised form (type D) and letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Arthur Stanley Eddington

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Arthur Stanley Eddington, Referee's report by Arthur Stanley Eddington, on a paper 'On the evolution of our galactic system' by Alexander William Bickerton, March 1917, RR/24/9, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_24_9/referees-report-by-arthur-stanley-eddington-on-a-paper-on-the-evolution-of-our-galactic-system-by-alexander-william-bickerton, accessed on 22 June 2024

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