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[Book review] Reviews. Peter Aughton, The Transit of Venus: The Brief, Brilliant Life of Jeremiah Horrocks, Father of British Astronomy, Orion, 2004

[Book review] Reviews. Peter Aughton, The Transit of Venus: The Brief, Brilliant Life of Jeremiah Horrocks, Father of British Astronomy, Orion, 2004

Mann, Tony (2004) [Book review] Reviews. Peter Aughton, The Transit of Venus: The Brief, Brilliant Life of Jeremiah Horrocks, Father of British Astronomy, Orion, 2004. BSHM Bulletin (2). p. 53.

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Book review of:
Peter Aughton, The Transit of Venus: The Brief, Brilliant Life of Jeremiah Horrocks, Father of British Astronomy, Orion, 2004, 0-297-84721-x, £18.99.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: [1] Published in BSHM Bulletin 2, Summer 2004, p.53. [2] The BSHM Bulletin is the journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics. [2] From 1971 until Spring 2004 the BSHM Bulletin was titled the BSHM Newsletter. [3] From Summer 2004 to Autumn 2005 the BSHM Newsletter was titled the BSHM Bulletin and published by the British Society for the History of Mathematics. [4] Since 2006 the BSHM Bulletin: Journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics has been published on behalf of the British Society for the History of Mathematics by Taylor and Francis.
Uncontrolled Keywords: book review, history, astronomy, Jeremiah Horrocks, biography
Subjects: C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CT Biography
Q Science > QA Mathematics
Pre-2014 Departments: School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences > Department of Mathematical Sciences
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URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/829

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