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  Encyclopedia: 1769   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Karl Salomo Zachariae von Lindenthal, (September 14, 1769 - March 27, 1843), German jurist, was born at Meissen in Saxony, the son of a lawyer and was the father of Karl Eduard Zachariae.
RFC 1769 SNTP March 1995 Precision: This is an eight-bit signed integer indicating the precision of the local clock, in seconds to the nearest power of two.
N.R. Bull was responsible for the processing of the 1769 census in the Central Bureau of Statistics in the period 1881 -1890.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1769   (3356 words)

  
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Mills [Page 1] RFC 1769 SNTP March 1995 RFC-1305 specifies the NTP protocol machine in terms of events, states, transition functions and actions and, in addition, optional algorithms to improve the timekeeping quality and mitigate among several, possibly faulty, synchronization sources.
Mills [Page 5] RFC 1769 SNTP March 1995 Following is a description of the SNTP message format, which follows the IP and UDP headers.
Mills [Page 7] RFC 1769 SNTP March 1995 Precision: This is an eight-bit signed integer indicating the precision of the local clock, in seconds to the nearest power of two.
www.ietf.org /rfc/rfc1769.txt?number=1769   (3654 words)

  
 Louisiana Timeline: Year 1769
New Orleans is garrisoned by one infantry battalion from 1769 to 1783.
Founded by French traders in the middle of the 18th century the Poste des Opelousas is the headquarters of the District of Opelousas under Spanish in 1769.
During the Spanish period a Frenchman, Athanase de Mezieres, was made the commandant at the Spanish garrison in Natchitoches because the native Indians did not trust or want to trade with the Spanish.
www.enlou.com /time/year1769.htm   (2078 words)

  
 James Cook and the Transit of Venus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Their mission was to reach Tahiti before June 1769, establish themselves among the islanders, and construct an astronomical observatory.
In fact, when all was said and done, observations of Venus' 1769 transit from 76 points around the globe, including Cook's, were not precise enough to set the scale of the solar system.
It can carry you back to a different place and time: Tahiti, 1769, when much of Earth was still a mystery and the eye at the telescope belonged to a great explorer.
science.nasa.gov /headlines/y2004/28may_cook.htm   (1923 words)

  
 Search Results for "1769"
...NUMBER: 1769 AUTHOR: William Shakespeare (1564–1616) QUOTATION: The robb d that smiles, steals something from the thief.
...NUMBER: 1769 AUTHOR: William H Rehnquist, Associate Justice, US Supreme Court QUOTATION: The considered professional judgment of the Air Force is that the traditional...
1769 By spring, colonial merchants in the port cities had agreed to an economic boycott of British goods.
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 Five Views: An Ethnic Historic Site Survey for California (American Indians)
On July 16, 1769, the Spanish founded the first mission in California.
From 1769 to 1800, the California coast was under Spanish control from as far north as San Francisco to San Diego in the south.
Within a month after establishment of the San Diego mission in 1769, the Indians "attacked the Spanish camp, attempting to drive the invaders from their territory.
www.cr.nps.gov /history/online_books/5views/5views1b.htm   (1860 words)

  
 William Smith
William Smith was born on March 23, 1769, into a family of small farmers.
He received little formal education, but from an early age took an interest in exploring and collecting fossils in his native Oxfordshire in England.
If we, by our united efforts, are chiselling the ornaments and slowly raising up the pinnacles of one of the temples of nature, it was he that gave the plan, and laid the foundations, and erected a portion of the solid walls, by the unassisted labour of his hands.
www.ucmp.berkeley.edu /history/smith.html   (663 words)

  
 Rare Books Cookery: Elizabeth Raffald (1769)
In 1764 she became a confectioner in Manchester, and shortly afterwards established a cookery school for young ladies, which she ran in her shop.
Then, in 1769, just after she published her book, she temporarily took over the licence of the Bull's Head in Market Place, Manchester, before taking over the King's Head in Chapel Street, Salford, in 1770; both were old and famous inns.
In 1771, she helped to found Salford's first newspaper, Prescott's Journal, and to become the adviser to, and part-owner of, Harrap's Mercury.
www.lib.ksu.edu /depts/spec/rarebooks/cookery/raffald1769.html   (283 words)

  
 Georges Cuvier (1769-1832)
A self-appointed referee of proper science from his stronghold in the elite Académie des Sciences, Cuvier was as successful in creating his own image as a great man of science as he was in the many areas of science he studied.
Cuvier was born on 23 August 1769, at Montbéliard, a French-speaking community in the Jura Mountains then rule by the Duke of Württemberg.
Cuvier went to school at the Carolinian Academy in Stuttgart from 1784 to 1788.
www.victorianweb.org /science/cuvier.html   (692 words)

  
 Letters From a Small Hedgehog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
My facsimile edition of the 1769 Encyclopedia Britannica arrived today.
All I need now is my own "Falconer's Dictionary of Marine" and my own copy of "A Synopsis of Quadrupeds".
My new 1769 Britannica will have a honoured place there on my shelves.
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 US Newswire: Statement by the President on Signing of S. 1769.@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
US Newswire: Statement by the President on Signing of S. 1769.@ HighBeam Research
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Today I signed into law S. 1769, a bill to continue a number of existing Federal reports scheduled to expire on May 15 of this year, as well as modify certain reporting requirements related to two of these reports.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:61879009&refid=holomed_1   (208 words)

  
 1769 Transit of Venus
If he had gone to his first choice site of Manila, he would have seen the transit!
Venus crossed the disc of the Sun on 1769 June 3
The map above shows the visibility of the event.
www.nao.rl.ac.uk /nao/transit/V_1769   (578 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 16 : Volume 16: January 1, 1769, through December 31, 1769 (The ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
16 : Volume 16: January 1, 1769, through December 31, 1769 (The Papers of Benjamin Franklin Series): Books
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 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Ovation Custom Legend 1769 at Epinions.com
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 ARC :: Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830) :: Page 1 of 3
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English painter was born at Bristol on the 4th of May 1769.
His father was an innkeeper, first at Bristol and afterwards at Devizes, and at the age of six Thomas was already shown off to the guests of the Black Boar as an infant prodigy who could sketch their likenesses and declaim speeches from Milton.
www.artrenewal.org /asp/database/art.asp?aid=866&indexorder=a   (707 words)

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