This article presents a discussion of meteors and shooting stars by Prof. N. R. Leonard of the State University of Iowa.
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Leonard, N. R. "November Star-Shower." The Annals of Iowa 1868 (1868), 328-347.
Available at: http://ir.uiowa.edu/annals-of-iowa/vol1868/iss4/7