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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The paper is very clear and useful to anyone wishing to understand the subject. Examines mathematical equations as used in the paper.

Subject: Mathematics and Physics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1863]

Reference number
RR/5/6
Earliest possible date
1862
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
7 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

James Clerk Maxwell

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James Clerk Maxwell, Referee's report by James Clerk Maxwell, on a paper 'On the strains in the Interior of beams' by George Biddell Airy, 1862, RR/5/6, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_5_6/referees-report-by-james-clerk-maxwell-on-a-paper-on-the-strains-in-the-interior-of-beams-by-george-biddell-airy, accessed on 24 May 2024

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