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Martin, L.C. Description of Goerz submarine periscope adapted for high-angle work. Transactions of the Optical Society 20:9 (June 1919) 338-339.

Martin, L.C. & R. Kingslake. The measurement of chromatic aberration on the hilger lens testing interferometer. Transactions of the Optical Society 25:4 (April 1924) 213-218. (telescope objectives)

Martin, L.C. Note on a convenient bench for testing telescope object glasses. Transactions of the Optical Society 25:4 (April 1924) 209-212.

Martin, L.C. On the refractometry and identification of glass specimens - especially lenses. Transactions of the Optical Society 17:3 (December 1916) 76-92.

Martin, L.C. A physical study of coma. Transactions of the Optical Society 24:1 (October 1922) 1-9.

Martin, L.C. A physical study of spherical aberration. Transactions of the Optical Society 23:2 (January 1922) 63-92.

Martin, L.C. Surveying and Navigational Instruments from the Historical Standpoint. Transactions of the Optical Society 24:5 (June 1923) 289-303. (p300, reticles & cross wires; Joshua Lover Martin 1782 patent 1316 drawing plated tube. p302, Porro.)

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Meinel, Aden, Marjorie Meinel, & Neville Woolf. Multiple Aperture Telescope Diffraction Images. pp149-201. Rudolf Kingslake, ed. Applied Optics & Optical Engineering. Vol. 9. N.Y.: Academic Press, 1983.

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(Melbourne) Results of Astronomical Observations Made at the Melbourne Observatory in the Years 1863, 1864, and 1865. Robert L.J. Ellery. Melbourne, 1866. Introduction. pp.iii - xxxi. (description instruments)

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Mellor, D.P. Optical Munitions. Chapter 12 in Australia in the War of 1939-1945, Series 4: Civil, volume 5 'The Role of Science and Industry', Canberra: Australian War Memorial, 1958, pp. 246-81. (The Giant's Eye: the Optical Munitions Exhibition )

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Melsheimer, Frank. DFM Engineering, Inc. Generation III Telescope Control System TCS 68000. pp732-741. L.B. Robinson, ed. Instrumentation for Ground-Based Optical Astronomy. N.Y.: Springer Verlag, 1988.

Melsheimer, Frank. How to Buy a Telescope. 2001

Melsheimer, Frank. "Internet Telescope" Performance Requirements.

Melsheimer, Frank. Telescope Performance: Past, Present, and Future. pp239-256. Terry D. Oswalt, ed. The Future of Small Telescopes in the New Millennium. Vol. 1, Perceptions, Productivities, and Policies. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2003.

Melsheimer, Frank. Telescope Structure - Deflections. Telescope Structure - Geometry. Telescope Structure - Pointing. Telescope Structure - Steel vs Aluminum. Sept.-Dec. 2000.

Melsheimer, Frank, & Malcolm J. MacFarlane. A Very Wide Field, Very Fast Telescope. August 2000.

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Merklinger, Harold M. Addendum to Focusing the View Camera. 1993, 1995.

Merklinger, Harold M. The Ins and Outs of Focus.

Merklinger, Harold M. Principles of View Camera Focus. May 1996.

Merklinger, Harold M. Scheimpflug’s Patent. Photo Techniques, Nov/Dec 1996.

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Merz, Lawrence. Aspheric potpourri. Applied Optics 20:7 (1 April 1981) 1127-1131.

Mertz, Lawrence. Design for a Giant Telescope. pp507-513. J. Home Dickson, ed. Optical Instruments and Techniques 1969. Proceedings of Conference at U. of Reading 7/14-19/1969. Newcastle: Oriel, 1970.

Merz, Lawrence. Geometrical design for aspheric reflecting systems. Applied Optics 18:24 (15 Dec. 1979) 4182-4186.

(Mersenne) Book reviews. Correspondance du P. Marin Mersenne, Religieux Minime. Editors: Cornelis De Waard, v1-7; Bernard Rochot v8-11; Jean Bernhardt v12; Armand Beaulieu v13-17. Paris, Éditions du Centre national de la recherche scientifique.

Isis 20 (Jan. 1934) 467-470. Isis 27 (Aug. 1937) 334-336. Book reviews, in French.

George Sarton. Book review. Isis 39:3. (Aug. 1948) 179-181.

Robert P. Multhauf. Book review. Correspondance Volume XII: 1643. Tables et index cumulatif des tomes I a X (annees 1617-1641). Isis 67:1 (March 1976) 128-129.

Robert P. Multhauf. Book review. Volume XIII: 1644-1645. Isis 70:2 (June 1979) 317.

William L. Hine. Book review. Volume XIV: 1646. Isis 73:1 (March 1982) 140.

A. Rupert Hall. Book review. Vol. XV: 1647. Isis 76:1 (March 1985) 75-80. (pp655-656, lists editorial essays, including de Waard, long essay on telescope)

William R. Shea. Book review. Volume XVI: 1648. Isis 78:2 (June 1987) 303-304.

William R. Shea. Book review. Volume XVII: Supplements, tables et bibliographie. Isis 81:3 (Sept. 1990) 571-572. index, biography, bibliography.

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Meyer, Wilhelm. The Urania Gesellschaft. Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific 2:9 (July 12, 1890) 143-152.

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Michelson, Albert A. Recent Advances in Spectroscopy. Nobel Lecture, December 12, 1907. Nobel Lectures, Physics 1901-1921, Elsevier Publishing Company, Amsterdam. Nov. 2003

(Microcosm) Boston, May 13, 1756. To be seen (for a short time) at the house of Mr. William Fletcher, merchant, New-Boston; that elaborate and matchless pile of art, called, the Microcosm, or, The world in miniature. Broadside. 27 x 18 cm. (This advertisement appeared in the Boston weekly news-letter, printed by John Draper, on May 13 and 27, and in the Boston gazette, printed by Edes and Gill, on May 17, 24, and 31. Bristol and Ford ascribe this separate printing of the advertisement to Edes and Gill, from whom tickets were to be had. However, the advertisement as printed in Draper's Boston weekly news-letter is dated "Boston, May 13, 1756," as is the separate printing, while in the Boston gazette the advertisement is undated. Additionally, the advertisement as it appeared in the Boston gazette lacks a note concerning subscriptions found in both the separate printing and in the Boston weekly news-letter advertisement. A second advertisement, with an entirely different text, and including a relief cut of the Microcosm, appeared in the Boston gazette on June 3 and 10, and in the Boston weekly news-letter on June 7 and 14.) (Early American Imprints)

Microscopical Society of Southern California. Journal. August 2000, Sept. 2002. (.pdf)

Middleton, W.E.K. Giovanni Alphonso Borelli and the Invention of the Heliostat. Archive for History of Exact Sciences 10 (1973) 329-341.

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(Milano Merate Observatory) Contributi del R. Osservatorio Astronomico di Milano-Merate. #10. La R. Specola Di Merate e le sue Richerche. 1941. (Zeiss, Merz / Repsold, Bamberg.)

(Milano Merate Observatory) Il Riflettore di 102 cm. Della R. Specola di Merate. Pubblicazioni del R. Osservatorio Astronomico di Merate. Nr.1, pt. 2. Milano, 1929.

Miles, H. William Andrews, a 19th century amateur astronomer. Journal of the British Astronomical Association 98:5 (Aug.1988) 245-248.

(Miles) John R. Miles Corp. Optical Spectra, Jan.-Feb. 1968, pp25-26. (Elk Grove Village, Illinois, 1947-)

Millburn, John R. Benjamin Martin and the Royal Society. Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London 28:1 (June 1973) 15-23.

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Millburn, John R. James Ferguson's Lecture Tour of the English Midlands in 1771. Annals of Science 42:4 (July 1985) 397-415.

Millburn, John R. The London Evening Courses of Benjamin Martin and James Ferguson, Eighteenth-Century Lecturers on Experimental Philosophy. Annals of Science 40:5 (Sept. 1983) 437-455.

Millburn, John R. The Trade in Scientific Instruments. Annals of Science 43:1 (Jan. 1986) 81-86. (BR Science & Profit, Whipple exhibit)

Miller, John. The Sproul Observatory of Swarthmore College. Popular Astronomy #205, pp1-10. (Reprinted, Sproul Observatory Publications #2, 1912-1914.)

Miller, Richard. A Phenomenological Representation for Seeing. Tucson: AURA, 1970. (KPNO)

Miller, Robert E. & Thomas J. Tredici. Night Vision in Military Aviation: Night Vision Manual for the Flight Surgeon. AL-SR-1992-0002. Brooks AFB: USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, 1992. amp/AMP_Online/amp_Eye_lectures/UNV7.doc

Miller, Robert P. Stalking the Wild Paraboloid. Telescope Making 6 (Winter 1979-1980) 20-24.

Miller, William C. Dark Adaptation: Its Nature and Preservation. A.A.S. Photo-Bulletin 24 (1980) 18-19.

Miller, W.H. On Two New Forms of Heliotrope. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 14 (1865) 297-299.

Milligan, Scott. (Ritchey Chretien field correctors) 2004. (.pdf)

Milligan, Scott. (Ritchey Chretien focal reducers) 2004. (.pdf)

Milligan, Scott. (Ritchey Chretien collimation, focusing, misalignment tolerances) 2004. (.pdf)

Millman, Peter M. Space Astronomy. Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada 54 (Oct. 1960) 216-221. (Symposium)

Millman, Peter M. & D.W.R. McKinley. Stars Fall Over Canada. Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada 61 (Oct. 1967) 277-294. (meteor craters, meteorites, meteor tracking)

Millochau, G. and M. Stefanik. A New Form of Spectroheliograph. Astrophysical Journal 24 (1906) 42-45. (Meudon; Janssen, Deslandres)

Mills, Allan A. Canada Balsam. Annals of Science 48:3 (May 1991) 173-185.

Mills, A.A. A clock-driven planisphere. Journal of the British Astronomical Association 97:6 (1987) 348-349.

Mills, A.A. Leicester University solar observatory. Journal of the British Astronomical Association. 97:2 (Feb. 1987) 98-105.

Mills, A.A. Newton's Prisms and His Experiments on the Spectrum. Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London 36:1 (Aug. 1981) 13-36.

Mills, H. R. Short Sight and Long Sight at the Telescope. Journal of the British Astronomical Association 92 (Oct. 1982) 280-2

Mirror of the Future. Poptronics, Oct. 2000, pp17-18. (membrane mirror .pdf)

(Mitchel) Shoemaker, Philip S. Mitchel, Ormsby Macknight. American National Biography Online Feb. 2000. Oxford University Press. Nov 25 2003.

(Mitchell, M.) Kohlstedt, Sally Gregory. Mitchell, Maria. American National Biography Online Feb. 2000. Oxford University Press. Nov 25 2003.

Mitchell, S.A. Astronomy during the Early Years of the American Philosophical Society. Science 95 (#2472) (May 15, 1942), pp. 489-495. (p490, Rittenhouse made first telescope 1756; p491,T of V 1769 - Rittenhouse transit is first telescope made in America. College of William & Mary, observatory in 1789.)

Mitchell, S.A. Publications of the Leander McCormick Observatory of the University of Virginia, volume 3 (n.d.) 1-32. (ADS PLMO v3, pp3-47)

(Mitchell, S.) Fredrick, Laurence W. Mitchell, Samuel Alfred. American National Biography Online Feb. 2000. Oxford University Press. Nov 25 2003.

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