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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Suggests some further explanatory remarks be added.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1878]

Reference number
RR/8/110
Earliest possible date
06 April 1878
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Thomson

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William Thomson, Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'New determination of the mechanical equivalent of heat' by James Prescott Joule, 06 April 1878, RR/8/110, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_110/referees-report-by-william-thomson-lord-kelvin-on-a-paper-new-determination-of-the-mechanical-equivalent-of-heat-by-james-prescott-joule, accessed on 17 April 2024

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