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Letter from George Frederick Temple, on a paper 'The hodograph transformation in trans-sonic flow. I. Symmetrical channels' by Michael James Lighthill to J D Griffith Davies, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society

Reference number: RR/69/207

Date: 1 March 1947

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He and the author still aren't agreeing about the 'unfortunate sentence'. The paper should be published regardless.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 1947].

Endorsed on recto as received 3 March 1947.

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RR/69/207
Earliest possible date
1 March 1947
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Letter on paper
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1 page
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Manuscript

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George Frederick James Temple

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George Frederick James Temple, Letter from George Frederick Temple, on a paper 'The hodograph transformation in trans-sonic flow. I. Symmetrical channels' by Michael James Lighthill to J D Griffith Davies, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society, 1 March 1947, RR/69/207, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_69_207/letter-from-george-frederick-temple-on-a-paper-the-hodograph-transformation-in-trans-sonic-flow-i-symmetrical-channels-by-michael-james-lighthill-to-j-d-griffith-davies-assistant-secretary-of-the-royal-society, accessed on 21 May 2024

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