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Record #30844:

Early discoverers. 10. Early Canadian experiments on ice (1784-1785) / Robert F. Legget.

Title: Early discoverers. 10. Early Canadian experiments on ice (1784-1785) / Robert F. Legget.
Author(s): Legget, Robert F.
Date: 1958.
In: Journal of Glaciology. (1958.), Vol. 3(24) (1958)
Abstract: Records work of Major Edward Williams of the Royal Artillery, then stationed in Quebec, who visualized possibilities presented by iron bomb-shells used in mortars for investigating "congelation" (thermal expansion due to freezing)
Notes:

Journal of Glaciology. Vol. 3(24) :320-321 (1958).

Keywords: 92 -- Biographies: Williams, E.
551.32 -- Glaciology.
551.32(091) -- History of glaciology.
551.322 -- Ice and snow.
53 -- Physics.
536.413 -- Ice, thermal expansion.
E2 -- Glaciology: general.
SPRI record no.: 30844

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