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Wednesday, 4 April 2007, 12:00AM

Sir Robert Moray - Soldier, scientist, spy, freemason and founder of The Royal Society

Dr Robert Lomas

Sir Robert Moray brought together members of Gresham College, rich Royalists and struggling Republicans to found the world's first scientific society. This is his swashbuckling story.

Scientist and author Dr Robert Lomas has a keen interest in history. His best-selling work The Invisible College explores the early days of Gresham College and the formation of The Royal Society.

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4 April 2007

Sir Robert Moray - Soldier, scientist, spy, freemason and founder of The Royal Society
Dr Robert Lomas

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