History of Science and Technology

7 Dec 2016, starting at 11:00 EST.

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WATSON, JAMES D. b.1928. Autograph Quotation with Diagram Signed ("James D. Watson"),

WHISTON, WILLIAM. 1667-1752. The Longitude Discovered by the Eclipses, Occultations, and Conjunctions of Jupiter's Planets: with Descriptions of those Refracting and Reflecting Telescopes; and of Those Sectors, and that Quadrant, which are the Instruments Necessary for This Discovery, Both at Land and Sea. To Which is Added, an Ephemeris for the Latter Half of the Year of our Lord 1738.... London: for John Whiston, 1738.

VAN DER WAALS, JOHANN DIDERIK. 1837-1923. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. D van der Waals"), in French, including several formulae,

NEWTON, ISAAC. 1642-1727. Autograph Manuscript in English, Signed Integrally ("Isaac Newton"),

CATHOVISOR CATHODE RAY TUBE, BAIRD TELEVISION LTD.

M4 Enigma machine for German naval use.

U.S. ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION. [Understanding the Atom.] Oak Ridge, Tenn.: USAEC Division of Technical Information Extension, 1963-1969.

EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 1879-1955. Die Grundlage der allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie. Leipzig: Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1916.

HEISENBERG, WERNER. 1901-1976.

EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 1879-1955. Über die spezielle und die allgemeine Relativitätstheorie (Gemeinverständlich). Braunschweig: Freidr. Vieweg & Sohn, 1918.

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