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Thursday, 25 November 2010, 2:30PM
Wadham College, Oxford

Part Eight: Early Mathematical Instruments

Professor Jim Bennett

A Symposium to mark the 350th anniversary of The Royal Society, examining the early days of Wadham College, Gresham College and The

Royal Society, together with the life and work of some of the founders of The Royal Society.

This second part of the conference includes the following talks:

Early Mathematical Instruments by Dr Jim Bennett, Director of the Museum of the History of Science, University of Oxford

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Director of the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford.

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25 November 2010

Part Eight: Early Mathematical Instruments
Professor Jim Bennett

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