Wednesday, November 18, 2015

18 November Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

1477 -  English printer William Caxton produced the first book printed in England, Dictes or Sayengis of the Philosophres (Sayings of the Philosophers).

 1845 -  Charles Thurber was issued a U.S. patent for a Writing Machine he named the Chirographer (No. 4272).

1970, Nobel Prize winner, Linus Pauling declared this day that large doses of Vitamin C could ward off the common cold.

Birthdays of Discoverers (Scientists and Philosophers) and Inventors

1897 - Patrick Blackett, Baron Blackett - Nobel Prize Physics - Also contributed to OR

Knowledge History of the Day - Index for the Year

Management Theory Review Blog
Management Knowledge Center
Engineering and Technology Knowledge Center
Science Knowledge Center
Social Science Knowledge Center

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