Specialist Control: The Publications Committee of the Académie Royale Des Sciences (Paris), 1700-1793, Volume 93, Part 3

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American Philosophical Society, 2003 - Science - 134 pages
 

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Page 61 - Relation abregee du voyage fait au Perou par Messieurs de 1'Academie Royale des Sciences, pour mesurer les degres du meridien aux environs de 1'equateur, et en conclure la figure de la terre...
Page 82 - Examen de la question, si les especes changent parmi les plantes; Nouvelles Experiences tentees a ce sujet," 10 this remarkable paper is concerned wholly with the refutation of Linnaeus
Page 98 - The institutionalization of science in learned societies like the Royal Society of London and the Academie Royale des Sciences in Paris introduced a major structural novelty.
Page 84 - Abbe Rozier's Observations sur la Physique, sur I'Histoire Naturelle, et sur les Arts, and in Annales de Chimie.
Page 82 - ... mettre de nouvelles observations dans la masse des faits qui serviront de base et de materiaux a ce grand travail.
Page 82 - Souveraines qui protegent les Sciences ne pourraient mettre le public en possession de toutes ces richesses reunies sous un plan.
Page 62 - Suite du memoire dans lequel j'ai entrepris d'examiner si 1'on est bien fonde a distinguer des electricites en plus et en moins, resineuse et vitree,
Page 44 - The famous priority dispute between Newton and Leibniz over the discovery of the calculus...
Page 1 - I spent a numher or days over several weeks working at the Library of the American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia. At the APS I have particularly to thank Mr.

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James E. McClellan III is Professor of History of Science in the Imperatore School of Sciences and Arts at Stevens Institute of Technology

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