An Awkward Lie (Sir John Appleby, Book 26) by Michael Innes

By Michael Innes

Sir John Appleby's son, Bobby, assumes his father's detective function during this baffling crime. whilst Bobby reveals a lifeless guy in a bunker on a golfing path, he notices whatever really strange—the first finger of the man's correct hand is lacking. a tender woman methods the scene and provides to observe the physique whereas Bobby is going for aid, but if he returns with the police in tow, the physique and the lady are lacking.

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D. (basically in the East). Two graphs combined. Rigid 360 year shift. There is another surprise, besides coincidence of the dynasty functions, the other numerical functions confirm with very high probability that these dynasties are indeed the same. It brings us to a suspicion that in fact we are dealing with repetitions in the conventional version of the history. Fomenko discovered dozens of strong coincidences, sometimes between three and more dynasties. But, there are no more such coincidences in the history of the better-documented epochs, for example starting from the 16th century.

Therefore, the locations of the maxima constitute the numerical data that can be associated with the text X in order to characterize the epoch it is referring to. An example of a simple scalar function, which can be easily extracted from the historical database, is the functions of the time-span of the reign of subsequent rulers belonging to a certain specific dynasty. 24. ) and on the vertical axis is marked the length of the reign of the corresponding ruler. Fomenko calls such a sequence of rulers a numerical dynasty or simply a dynasty.


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