Charles Babbage Quote

The proportion between the velocity with which men or animals move, and the weights they carry, is a matter of considerable importance, particularly in military affairs.


On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures (ed. 1832)

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The proportion between the velocity with which men or animals move, and the weights they carry, is a matter of considerable importance, particularly...

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The proportion between the velocity with which men or animals move, and the weights they carry, is a matter of considerable importance, particularly...

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The proportion between the velocity with which men or animals move, and the weights they carry, is a matter of considerable importance, particularly...

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The proportion between the velocity with which men or animals move, and the weights they carry, is a matter of considerable importance, particularly...