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Book Review: Meeting Venus—a Collection of Papers Presented at the Venus Transit Conference, Tromsø 2012 (Sterken and Aspaas, eds.)


John R. Percy

Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3H4, Canada

Received August 7, 2013

Christiaan Sterken and Per Pippin Aspaas, eds., 2013, 256 pages, paperback, ISBN 978-82-8244-094-3, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, and University of Tromsø, available in open access (
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