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The Resource Scales and weights : a historical outline

Scales and weights : a historical outline

Label
Scales and weights : a historical outline
Title
Scales and weights
Title remainder
a historical outline
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1890-1966
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Kisch, Bruno
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Yale studies in the history of science and medicine
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weights and measures
  • Weighing instruments
  • Weights and Measures
  • Poids et mesures
  • Pesage, Instruments de
Label
Scales and weights : a historical outline
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 268-281
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Scales and weights. Introduction -- Exactness of weighing -- The metric-decimal system -- Scales -- Weights -- pt. II. Manufacture of scales and weights. Mastersigns -- Concluding remarks -- Appendices. 1. Ancient weight units -- 2. Weight standards of the world before the metric-decimal system -- 3. Weight standards of the world with gram or kilogram equivalents
Control code
537123
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxi, 297 pages
Lccn
65012545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Scales and weights : a historical outline
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 268-281
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Scales and weights. Introduction -- Exactness of weighing -- The metric-decimal system -- Scales -- Weights -- pt. II. Manufacture of scales and weights. Mastersigns -- Concluding remarks -- Appendices. 1. Ancient weight units -- 2. Weight standards of the world before the metric-decimal system -- 3. Weight standards of the world with gram or kilogram equivalents
Control code
537123
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxi, 297 pages
Lccn
65012545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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