Nathaniel Bowditch

1773 - 1838

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Nathaniel Bowditch was an American mathematician who published works on navigaton and astronomy.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (10 books/articles)

A Quotation

A Poster of Nathaniel Bowditch

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Laplace's Méchanique Céleste

Honours awarded to Nathaniel Bowditch
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Fellow of the Royal Society1818
Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1818
Lunar featuresCrater Bowditch


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. UUA
  1. Salem Web (Bowditch's birthplace)

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