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The Transits of Venus

A Study of Eighteenth-Century Science. By Prof. Harry Woolf. Pp. xiii + 258 + 11 plates. (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press; London: Oxford University Press, 1959.) 48s. net.

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EVANS, D. [Book Reviews]. Nature 187, 636 (1960) doi:10.1038/187636c0

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