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The Longitude Act of 1714 and the Last Parliament of Queen Anne
Historical literature on the Longitude Act of 1714 has postulated a direct monocausal connection between a British naval disaster off the Scilly Isles in 1707 and the parliamentary enactment sevenExpand
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Additions to the Babbage bibliography
When the mathematician Charles Babbage (1791–1871) published Passages from the life of a philosopher in 1864, he included a chronological list of 80 numbered ‘Papers which he has from time to timeExpand
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