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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Considers the paper an important contribution and well-placed to be printed alongside other papers on the same subject which have recently been printed in the Philosophical Transactions.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Mathematics, Applied Sciences

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/6/182
Earliest possible date
01 June 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 law of the resistance of the air to rifled projectiles' by Charles Watkins Merrifield, 01 June 1868, RR/6/182, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_182/referees-report-by-william-john-macquorn-rankine-on-a-paper-on-the-law-of-the-resistance-of-the-air-to-rifled-projectiles-by-charles-watkins-merrifield, accessed on 27 May 2024

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