How would you have me manufacture gun powder on board, without either saltpetre
, sulphur, or charcoal?"
With the aid of his pickaxe, Dantes, after the manner of a labor-saving pioneer, dug a mine between the upper rock and the one that supported it, filled it with powder, then made a match by rolling his handkerchief in saltpetre
. He lighted it and retired.
What name is given an explosive mixture of saltpetre
, charcoal and sulphur, used in fireworks?
Contract notice: renewal of saltpetre
and phosphoric acid supply cabinets
The finalists- Pozruh by Aiman Sabri, Bareek by Aman Singh, IRO IRO by Bhaavya Goenka, I Was A Sari by Poornima Pande & Stefano Funari, Lifaffa by Kanika Ahuja, Saltpetre
by Pooja Monga, Miesu by Seerat Virdi and Doodlage by Kriti Tula were chosen by an eminent jury that saw over 900 registrations from over 30 cities across the country.
Richard adds: "Many of the other hams and bacon the company made required brining and the notes on brines for bacon-curing are marked confidential and reveal that the 'sprinkling mixture' required is a 'mixture of rough salt (crystal salt) and fine salt (dairy salt) with saltpetre
Looking at space and setting, metal and money, and trade and transport, they consider such topics as southwest China: local conditions and economic trajectories, fuel for the smelters: copper mining and deforestation in northeastern Yunnan during the High Qing 1700 to 1850, legal and illegal copper markets in 18th-century Hankou, the Chinese way of minting: comparative perspectives on coin production before mechanization, the illegal trade in saltpetre
in southern China during the 18th and early 19th centuries, and Sichuan as a pivot: provincial politics and gentry power in Late Qing railway projects in southwestern China.
Spain; WHEN: WHERE WHAT WHO Galicia, nitre; or Saltpetre
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The most prevalent legend has it that fireworks were discovered or invented by accident by a Chinese cook working in a field kitchen who happened to mix charcoal, sulphur and saltpetre
, all commonly found in the kitchen in those days.
Whilst staying in present-day London Hyacinth's mother is kidnapped by the strange Saltpetre
A Wolverine B Magneto C Professor X D Batman QUESTION 6 - for 6 points: What is made from a combination of saltpetre
, charcoal and sulphur?
In Coke's report of The King's Prerogative in Saltpetre
, the King was found to have the power to enter upon private lands and remove saltpetre