Jacques Cassini

1677 - 1756

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Jacques Cassini or Cassini II was a French astronomer and surveyor who carried on his father's work in geodesy.
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List of References (5 books/articles)

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Honours awarded to Jacques Cassini
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Fellow of the Royal Society1698


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