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POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY

PSM V72 D110 Ornamental bridges over the river 1.png

 

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A Pair of Ornamental as well as Useful Structures.

the pagoda, and after witnessing the bore which swept past us at about 1:15 a. m. we again crawled into our not overlarge boat and enjoyed a half-night's dozing on hard boards.

 

Some Considerations concerning Tides in General

Bores Elsewhere

Before describing the Hangchow Bore as we saw it at Haining, some preliminary remarks about tides in general, and especially about tidal