in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Physics. 3051 words.
Sabine, Sir Edward (1788–1883), army officer and physicist, was born in Great Britain Street, Dublin, on 14 October 1788, the last of the five sons (and nine children) of Joseph Sabine and...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Physics; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1182 words.
Woodward, Joseph Janvier (30 October 1833–17 August 1884), U.S. Army medical officer, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Joseph Janvier Woodward and Elizabeth Graham Cox. He...