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Time-reckoning for the twentieth century

Fleming, Sandford Sir

Time-reckoning for the twentieth century

by Fleming, Sandford Sir

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Published by B.S. Adams, printer in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Time -- Systems and standards

  • Edition Notes

    ---- ------ Copy 2. With the autograph of J.B. Tyrrell.

    Statementby Sanford [sic] Fleming ; from the Smithsonian report for 1886.
    ContributionsTyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957 (autograph)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [1], 345-366 :
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18949169M

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