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Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 10-12
Heading: On the Scotch Spirit
Category: Scotland   Psychology   Philosophy   Social Sciences   Sociology   Public Opinion   Politics   
Topic: [Is there truly a Scottish national character?]
Source: Edinburgh Review   Guesses at Truth   
Institution: East India Company   Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 14, Section: Science
Heading: Elastic Force of Steam, Para 1
Category: Medicine   Public Health   Safety   Steam Power   Law   
Topic: A regulation of the French government for greater security against accident from steam-engines....
Person: ARAGO, M.   DE PRONY, M.   AMPERE, M.   DULONG, M.   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
Report, 30/11/1829
Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 14, Section: Science
Heading: Freezing of Rivers, Para 2
Category: Meteorology   Physics   Heat   
Topic: [Various causes of the freezing of rivers. Role of the atmosphere. Analysis of statistical information on the freezing of the Seine]
Source: Annuaire of the Board of Longitude, Paris, 1828   
Institution: Board of Longitude   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 15-16
Heading: Travelling College
Category: Education   Travel   Geography   Science   Political Science   
Topic: [The formation of a school for young men in which different subjects, each appropriate to a different country, are to be studied intensively in the course of a stay in that country. Lessons will take place by correspondence. A visit to Italy will teach the arts, to Switzerland, the natural sciences, and to England the study of political science]
Person: DELABORDE, M. Alexandre   LORIOL, M.   
Source: L`Oriol: Geographie Physique et Historique de la France, par Bassins   Gazette d`Instruction Publique   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 15
Heading: Insanity Laws in France
Category: Medicine   Law   Insanity   
Topic: [Legal reforms proposed in France respecting the interrogation of "alleged lunatic[s]". Briere`s work submitted to the Academie des Sciences]
Source: Briere: Considerations medico-legales sur l`interdiction des Alienes   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   Commission de Lunatico   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 16
Heading: Protestant Provident Society at Paris
Category: Geography   France   Social Welfare   Labour   Political Economy   Co-operative Movement   
Topic: [The formation of a society with the following objects: "active reciprocity of succour during illness....preservation from the privations.. occasioned by the want of work, and the encouragement of order, economy, and morality in the families"]
Institution: Protestant Provident and Mutual Succour Society   

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Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 13-14
Category: Zoology   Animal Habits, Personality   Art   
Title: Characteristic Sketches of Animals, drawn from the Life and engraved by Thomas Landseer. Part II
Author: LANDSEER, Thomas   
Institution: British Museum   Menagerie, King`s Mews   Jardin du Roi   

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 6-8
Heading: Insect Architecture
Category: Zoology   Entomology   Arachnida   Popularization Of Science   
Title: The Library of Entertaining Knowledge. Volume III. Part II. Insect Architecture
Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 9
Category: Geography   Travel   Turkey   
Title: Stories of Popular Voyages and Travels; with Illustrations. Travels in Turkey

Issue: 115, 09/01/30 p. 9
Heading: Ancient Asia
Category: Geography Of History   Middle East   Classical Literature   
Title: Two Essays on the Geography of Ancient Asia; intended partly to illustrate the Campaigns of Alexander, and the Anabasis of Xenophon
Author: WILLIAMS, Rev. John   
Attribution: Vicar of Lampeter; Rector of the Edinburgh Academy
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