The force of fired gun-powder, and the initial velocities of cannon-balls, determined by experiments; from which is also deduced the relation of the initial velocity to the weight of the shot and the quantity of the powder

Publisher

Not set Type Monograph/Item

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1778

Note

Hutton was Professor of Mathematics in the Royal Military Academy and the contents were read at the Royal Society on January 8th, 1778