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Reference numberNLB/65/839
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p465
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Edward Stuart] Russell; Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Lowestoft
Date17 January 1924
DescriptionDiscusses the 'awkward' difficulties raised by [Dr C. F. J.] Petersen's paper ['The Necessity for Quantitative Methods in the Investigation of the Animal Life on the Sea Bottom']; its referee advises against accepting it for publication by the Royal Society because it contains nothing that has not already been published, thereby contravening the Royal Society's rules. Informs Dr [Edward Stuart] Russell that this verdict must be accepted, and the paper quietly withdrawn, although no criticism of the paper is implied by this.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
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CodeNameDates
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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