Sur les forces du corps humain, 1ere partie

Year of Conception:    ?
Year of Writing:            April 1776
Year of Publication:    1776/1779

Sur les forces du corps humain, 1ere partie. Nouveaux Mémoires de l'Académie royale des sciences de Berlin, année 1776/1779, 19-72.(1)


First of three memoirs according to Lambert's Monatsbuch, though the rest never appeared in print. Lambert wants to quantify the force exerted by the human body in doing everyday movements or efforts, taking into account side-movements, friction etc.

Reviews: ADB 1779, 342-343(6) ; GGA 1779, 482(4)