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    Whewell, William (male) 05/24/1794 - 03/06/1866 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    College head and writer on the history and philosophy of science; wrote An Elementary Treatise on Mechanics (1819), A Treatise on Dynamics (1823), History of the Inductive Sciences (1837) and many other works; was Master of Trinity. See Boase III: 1301-2, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

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