June 1, 2012
Chasing Venus: The Race to Measure the Heavens
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Place: Benjamin Franklin Hall, 427 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19106
Author Andrea Wulf will present an illustrated lecture based on her forthcoming book on the history of the Transit of Venus. Her preceding book was Founding Gardeners: The Revolutionary Generation, Nature, and the Shaping of the American Nation, published in spring 2011.
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