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Wilson, Charles Thomson Reeslocked

(1869–1959)
  • Malcolm S. Longair

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Wilson, Charles Thomson Rees (1869–1959), physicist, was born at Glencorse, Midlothian, on 14 February 1869, the youngest son of John Wilson and his second wife, Annie Clark Harper, of Glasgow. His father, a progressive sheep farmer who wrote on various experiments in farming, died when ...

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