Rittenhouse Vol. 10 No. 2 (Issue 38): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise February 1996
first editionStaplebound wraps
1996·Hastings-on-Hudson, NY and MA
by Devorkin, David; Brandon Shackelford; Randall C. Brooks; Heather Bajdik; Deborah Jean Warner (contributors); Deborah Jean Warner (editor)
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY and MA: David & Yola Coffeen and Raymond V. Giordano, 1996. First Edition. Staplebound wraps. Fine. First Edition. Pgs 33-64 . 8vo. Wraps. A bright clean copy. Staplebound wraps. Scholarly Journal on Scientific Instruments. (Feb 1996). Illustrated. Contents: Where did X-Ray Astronomy Come From? by DAVID DEVORKIN. That Magnetic Moment: The Birth of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Absorption by BRANDON SHACKELFORD. Precise Levels in Surveys of North America by RANDALL C. BROOKS and HEATHER BAJDIK. Keith's American Heliostat by DEBORAH JEAN WARNER. The Rittenhouse Journal of the Scientific Enterprise was a journal that aimed to increase and diffuse knowledge about scientific instruments made and/or sold in the US and the Americas. Throughout its 23 years of publication (and a total of 70 issues), the journal covered areas including mathematical, optical and philosophical instruments, chemical, physical and electrical apparatus, sundials and globes; and time periods from the 17th to the mid-20th century. (Inventory #: 25547)
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