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Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'On the tidal friction of a planet attended by several satellites, and on the evolution of the solar system' by George Howard Darwin

Reference number: RR/8/283

Date: 05 May 1881

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

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1881]

Reference number
RR/8/283
Earliest possible date
05 May 1881
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Thomson

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William Thomson, Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'On the tidal friction of a planet attended by several satellites, and on the evolution of the solar system' by George Howard Darwin, 05 May 1881, RR/8/283, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_283/referees-report-by-william-thomson-lord-kelvin-on-a-paper-on-the-tidal-friction-of-a-planet-attended-by-several-satellites-and-on-the-evolution-of-the-solar-system-by-george-howard-darwin, accessed on 01 March 2024

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