Ames, Joseph

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Ames, Joseph,

1689–1759, English bibliographer. He compiled Typographical Antiquities (1749), a valuable list of English books printed before 1600.
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Because of Hunsaker's position, in 1920 Joseph Ames asked him to travel to Europe and inspect the aeronautical laboratories of the major combatants.
It represented one of the earliest major projects pursued at Langley, initiated in June 1920, by Joseph Ames as Research Authorization 35, The Roots Type Positive Driven Supercharger.
Joseph Ames, the founder of English bibliography, wrote: 'In defiance of demonstration, knaves will continue to proselyte fools.' After flag-waving for the word knave, what next?