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... for some months by sextant and circle observations and later with a 30 - inch transit instrument made by R. Patter . This instrument was mounted in a small circular building on a pier extending 20 feet below the surface .
His ability and experience would doubtless have continued to be of great use to the Observatory , but unfortunately , as the result of personal differences with Maury , he was led to resign after serving only fourteen months .
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If work is continued on the present lines , it is believed that these arrears can be brought up in about three years , and after that it should be possible to have each annual volume appear within about eighteen months after the date of ...
1 , 330.00 This large unexpended balance was due to the prolonged sickness , without pay , of an employee , and to vacancies existing for some months , eto . 24. 810.03 Great equatorial building ... 51 , 595. 78 48 UNITED STATES NAVAL ...
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I'm reviewing the short story of 'The Valley of the Worm' and not a collection by that name. Howard presents another of his reincarnation tales, this time his main character recalls a previous life ... Read full review
POINT TO POINT NAVIGATION: A MemoirUser Review - Kirkus
In this successor to the first volume of his memoir, Palimpsest (1995), prolific novelist/essayist/gadfly Vidal mixes mournful minor keys among his usual trumpet blasts against what he regards as an ... Read full review