Schwarz, Berthold

Schwarz, Berthold, an alchemist of the 13th century, born at Fribourg, a monk of the order of Cordeliers; is credited with the discovery of gunpowder when making experiments with nitre.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Schwarz, Berthold
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