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Postwar Years 1919–1929

  • Richard TaibiEmail author
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Part of the Springer Biographies book series (SPRINGERBIOGS)

Abstract

After the American Meteor Society’s (AMS) dramatic membership increases in 1915 and 1916, when active membership rose to 30 and 35, respectively, the Society’s membership declined to 19 during 1917 as many young men joined the military after the USA declared war on the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy) that same year.

Keywords

Double Star Meteor Work International Astronomical Union Amateur Astronomer Meteor Height 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Temple HillsUSA

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