Record

Reference numberRR/10/390
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the causes of terrestrial magnetism' by Henry Wilde
Date26 July 1890
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. 'The first part of the paper is full of theories and assumptions of the most improbable kind'. The paper can only be recommended for publication if the author is 'willing to strip his paper of all attempts to give his results a theoretical basis'.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Not published]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA1751Wilde; Henry (1833 - 1919)1833 - 1919
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