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Looking for Those Natural Numbers: Dimensionless Constants and the Idea of Natural Measurement1

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This paper was inspired by some remarks by Martin Klein during his lectures at Yale on the history of early twentieth-century physics; but he cannot be held responsible for my interpretations. I also thank Ted Porter for his help with the philosophical issues.



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