An Important Question in Metrology, Based Upon Recent and Original Discoveries: a Challenge to "The Metric System," and an Earnest Word with the English-Speaking Peoples on Their Ancient Weights and Measures

Totten, Charles A. L.

Editorial: John Wiley & Sons, 1884
Condición: Good+ Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Book House in Dinkytown, IOBA (Minneapolis, MN, Estados Unidos de America)

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Wiley, 1884. First edition. Good to very good condition. Hinges are tight and endpapers are clean and fresh. Wear and light chipping at head and heel, corners and bottom edge. Else an exceptional copy. Now in archival acetate jacket. Part politics, part speculation, and spiritual science, Totten was an American military officer (West Point) and a prolific Zionist, advocate of British Israelism and biblical esotericism. Metrication was, indeed, an "important question" of the times, and much debated. To this day, the United States is only one of 3 countries in the world (with Liberia and Burma) which as not adopted the metric system. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Due to the size/weight of this book extra charges to apply for international shipping. N° de ref. de la librería 221943

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Título: An Important Question in Metrology, Based ...

Editorial: John Wiley & Sons

Año de publicación: 1884

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro: Good+

Edición: First Edition.

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