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Transit of Venus: 1631 to the Present by Nick Lomb

This illustrated history recounts the scientific contributions and adventures of the 18th and 19th century astronomers who traveled the world to observe Venus passing in front of the sun.

The Experiment, 2011, 228 p., $24.95

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