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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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Tolman, Richard Chace

Judith R. Goodstein.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics; Medicinal Chemistry. 1303 words.

Tolman, Richard Chace (27 November 1881–05 September 1948), physical chemist and mathematical physicist, was born in West Newton, Massachusetts, the son of James Pike Tolman, a businessman...