Claude-Henri de Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon, Claude-Henri de

Philosoph und Soziologe (1760-1825). Autograph manuscript. O. O. u. D. 1¼ SS. Folio.
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“My opinion on the silence of the Bureau des Longitudes […]” (transl. from French). He writes about the causes of his conflicts with the Bureau. The Bureau des longitutes is a French scientific institution, founded by decree of 25 June 1795 and charged with the improvement of nautical navigation, standardisation of time-keeping, geodesy and astronomical observation.