Record

Reference numberRBO/21/49
Alternative reference numberRBO.21.269
LevelItem
Title'A Dissertation concerning the Measure of the force of bodies in Motion...' by Doctor Desaguliers
Date1739
Description'...with Experiments relating to that Subject, shewn before the Royal Society on Thursday the 8th, and Thursday the 15th of January; and Answers to Professor Musschenbroek's Objections'
Begins by stating that the dispute concerning the force of bodies in motion has been ongoing for the last 20 years
Read at the Royal Society on 29 March 1739
LanguageEnglish
Extent15 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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