GREATEST OF SCIENTIFIC PROPHETS HONORED IN ENGLAND; Oxford Observes the 700th Anniversary of Roger Bacon, the Franciscan Friar Who Foretold the Automobile, Gunpowder, Spectacles and Inventions Centuries Before Their General Use.

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GREATEST OF SCIENTIFIC PROPHETS HONORED IN ENGLAND; Oxford Observes the 700th Anniversary of Roger Bacon, the Franciscan Friar Who Foretold the Automobile, Gunpowder, Spectacles and Inventions Centuries Before Their General Use.

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LAST week, at the University of Oxford, was celebrated the 700th anniversary of the birth of Roger Bacon, which occurred at Ilchester, Somersetshire, in 1214. From all over the world scholars of distinction came to honor the memory of the Franciscan friar

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'GREATEST OF SCIENTIFIC PROPHETS HONORED IN ENGLAND; Oxford Observes the 700th Anniversary of Roger Bacon, the Franciscan Friar Who Foretold the Automobile, Gunpowder, Spectacles and Inventions Centuries Before Their General Use.', New York Times

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“GREATEST OF SCIENTIFIC PROPHETS HONORED IN ENGLAND; Oxford Observes the 700th Anniversary of Roger Bacon, the Franciscan Friar Who Foretold the Automobile, Gunpowder, Spectacles and Inventions Centuries Before Their General Use.,” Past Periodicals, accessed May 5, 2021, https://unsettlingscientificstories.omeka.net/items/show/19706.