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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/16
Earliest possible date
21 April 1868
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William John Macquorn Rankine

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William John Macquorn Rankine, Referee's report by William John Macquorn Rankine, on a paper 'On the resistance of the air to the motion of elongated projectiles having variously formed heads' by Francis Bashforth, 21 April 1868, RR/6/16, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_16/referees-report-by-william-john-macquorn-rankine-on-a-paper-on-the-resistance-of-the-air-to-the-motion-of-elongated-projectiles-having-variously-formed-heads-by-francis-bashforth, accessed on 20 April 2024

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