By Randy Bancroft
This is chapter 13 of my metric system history and my Patreon experiment. If you like this work please visit my Patreon page and contribute.
Here is all of the chapter:
The entire book may be downloaded with this link:
If you liked this essay and wish to support the work of If you liked this essay and wish to support the work of The Metric Maven, please visit his Patreon Page.
The comments have been turned off as bot spam has overwhelmed the comments on this site with over 5000 before termination. It is uncertain when/if the comments will be restored.