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Experimenta nova (ut vocantur) Magdeburgica de vacuo spatio

  • 1672
  • Otto von Guericke
    Amsterdam: Joannes Jansson, 1672
  • 32 cm H
  • In the Edelstein Rare Book Room
  • Roy G. Neville Historical Chemical Library
  • b1040550

Description

The strength of the vacuum illustrated by the failure of two teams of horses to separate the two halves of an evacuated sphere

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