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    Re: David Thompson's Navigational Technique
    From: George Huxtable
    Date: 2004 May 31, 22:59 +0100

    Ken Meldrew said-
    
    "...(Laplace was in the "Bradman class" among mathematical physicists)"
    
    Is Ken referring to the Bradman I think he is, the famous Australian
    cricketing batsman of my youth? If so, will that reference be intelligible
    to his American readers (or even to fellow-Canadians)?
    
    Perhaps Ken has some hitherto-undisclosed personal history that puts him in
    awe of that great sporting hero.
    
    Or is there another Bradman altogether, one that I am completely unaware of?
    
    George.
    
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