David Bushnell


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Noun1.David Bushnell - American inventor who in 1775 designed a man-propelled submarine that was ineffectual but subsequently earned him recognition as a submarine pioneer (1742-1824)
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Trae a colacion la historia de Colombia que publico David Bushnell en 1996, en la que muestra un pais inestable, sangriento, casi inviable, <<una nacion a pesar de si misma,>> como rezaba su subtitulo (Bushnell, 1996).
David Bushnell of Connecticut invented a way to ignite a 150-lb.
He said he believed that his risk management team, led by Chief Risk Officer David Bushnell, had operated believing the CDO holdings had little risk.
Word History: In 1776, David Bushnell, a supporter of the American cause in the Revolutionary War, built a wooden submarine with a detachable container of gunpowder that could be hooked to an enemy ship and set to explode after the submarine steered clear.
From the remaining involved country, University of Florida professor and author of a history of Colombia David Bushnell offered, "The legitimacy of the Nicaraguan government that signed the treaty is simply irrelevant.
The college site had been owned by Bushnell Binoculars founder David Bushnell, who died in March.
David Bushnell produced the first usable sub, the Turtle, in 1775.
Two children, Helen Bushnell and David Bushnell, died previously.
Some early graduates include the American revolutionary, Nathan Hale, (1773); David Bushnell, (1775), the inventor of the `Turtle', the precursor to the submarine; and Eli Whitney, (1792), who established a gun factory which was the first in the world to utilise a system of interchangeable parts.
An American inventor, David Bushnell (1742-1824), devised simple submarines that were used unsuccessfully against British ships in harbor during the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812.
Francis Hopkinson, in his balled "The Battle of the Kegs" (1778), satirized the British reaction during an actual incident, a mine attack launched by David Bushnell on the British fleet in Philadelphia in Jan.