The most important result of this period of Dr. Bowditcha#39;s life, was the publication of The New American Practical Navigator, a manual in which were imbodied a scientific explanation of the principles of navigation, and also the practicalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Mécanique Céleste: 8th book. Theory of the satellites of Jupiter, Saturn, and Uranus. 9th book. Theory of comets. 10th book. On several subjects relative to the system of the world. Supplement to the tenth book: On capillary attraction. Supplement to the theory of capillary attraction|
|Author||:||Pierre Simon marquis de Laplace|