chapter  9
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The place of Sir Christopher Wren in the history of structural engineering

MuchhasbeenwrittenduringthelastfewyearsontheworkofSir ChristopherWren,asartist,manofscience,andpublicservant.Heisentitled, however,inaddition,toaplaceofhonourinthehistoryofstructuralengineering,andthepurposeofthispaperistoexhibittheevidencewhichshould enableustoassesshismeritinthatrespect.