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10 edition of David Rittenhouse. found in the catalog.

David Rittenhouse.

by Brooke Hindle

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796,
    • Astronomers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Physicists -- United States -- Biography

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB36.R4 H5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 394 p.
      Number of Pages394
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5889710M
      LC Control Number63023407

      If these two were complicit in the cover up, then so were David Rittenhouse’s wife, two daughters, and at least twelve members of the APS. Per page of Daniel K. Cassel’s book titled Genea-Biographical History Of The Rittenhouse Family And All Its Branches . Synopsis: The 50th edition of the leading clinical reference on treatment of infectious diseases and anti-infective drug information. Helpful in day-to-day practice and as a component of your organization's antimicrobial stewardship program, The Sanford Guide provides valuable .

      David Rittenhouse lived sixty-four years, from to For thirty-five years he was an obscure countryman in Norriton township, a farmer, maker of clocks and mathematical instruments, and local surveyor. From childhood he had a curious mind. He read, figured, and tinkered. He mastered mathematics, astronomy, and Newton’sPrincipia. He.   The Rittenhouse Family in America has been studied at some length and genealogies have been published covering all branches in America. The earliest identified Rittenhouse was Wilhelm () who married Gertrude Pieters () in at Mulheim, Westphalia, Germany.

      Genre/Form: Biographies Electronic books Biography: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Hindle, Brooke. David Rittenhouse. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton. Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for David Rittenhouse (8 Apr –26 Jun ), Find a Grave Memorial no. , citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A : Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, .


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David Rittenhouse, a colonial American astronomer and instrument maker, was born Apr. 8, Rittenhouse is not so well known as his scientific contemporaries Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson, but he was certainly their equal, especially in matters mechanical, and together they made a formidable American trio.

In the mid-morning hours of that fateful day, David Rittenhouse waited nervously for the moment when Venus would briefly become visible as it passed across the sun.

The transit was a rare opportunity to measure the parallax and calculate the distance between the sun and Earth, a chance that would not happen again for years.

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interspersed with various notices of many distinguished men: with an appendix, containing sundry philosophical and other papers, most of which have not hitherto been published by Barton, William,