The Transit of Venus Enterprise in Victorian Britain

    The Transit of Venus Enterprise in Victorian Britain

    Jessica Ratcliff

    Pickering & Chatto 2008

    Hardback 220pp

    9781851965410   Product Code: 77280

    Jessica Ratcliff describes the 1874 and 1882 programmes of observations of the transit, drawing out their cultural significance and exploring the nature of 'big science' in late Victorian Britain. No jacket.

    publ £60.00     now £19.99 Qty:  last few!