Annals of Politics and Culture (1492-1899)

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The University Press, 1905 - Chronological, Historical - 530 pages
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Page 319 - Avogadro's principle or hypothesis, which states that equal volumes of all gases under the same conditions of temperature and pressure contain the same number of molecules, was the extension of Dalton's Atomic Theory necessary to put the theoretical interpretation of chemistry on a solid foundation.
Page 179 - Every body continues in its state of rest or of uniform motion in a straight line, except in so far as it may be compelled by impressed forces to change that state.
Page 179 - Change of motion is proportional to the impressed force and takes place in the direction of the straight line in which the force acts.
Page 394 - Neutral goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under an enemy's flag.
Page 319 - In 1811 the National Society for Educating the Poor in the Principles of the Established Church was founded; in 1814 the British and Foreign School Society for non-denominational Biblereading. Admiral Cornwallis, the "Billy-go-tight...
Page 430 - Appeal to take the place of the House of Lords and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council.
Page 385 - H2 implies the proposition p, that the velocity of light in water is less than in air.
Page 338 - States are involved, that the American continents . . . are henceforth not to be considered as subjects for future colonisation by any European power.
Page 292 - Tuscany (Austrian secundogeniture) to Parma, to be indemnified in Germany. 3. The Emperor and Empire consented to the cession of the left bank of the Rhine to France, the valley of the Rhine (ie the middle of the river), the boundary. The princes who lost by this operation received indemnification in Germany. 4. Recognition of the Batavian, Helvetian, Cisalpine, and Ligurian Republics. Germany lost by this peace, taking the Belgic territory into account, 25,180...
Page 419 - This law, as originally expressed, states that "the properties of the elements are a periodic function of their atomic weights.

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