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Recommended for publication in the Proceedings. The author should read the papers of Professor James Thomson and Everett.

Subject: Physics/Astronomy

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1876].

Reference number
RR/7/339
Earliest possible date
1874
Physical description
Report on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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James Clerk Maxwell

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James Clerk Maxwell, Referee's report by James Clerk Maxwell, on a paper 'On the refraction of sound by the atmosphere' by Osbourne Reynolds, 1874, RR/7/339, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_7_339/referees-report-by-james-clerk-maxwell-on-a-paper-on-the-refraction-of-sound-by-the-atmosphere-by-osbourne-reynolds, accessed on 20 May 2024

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