The Proctor-Parkes Incident: Politics, Protestants and Popular Astronomy in Australia in 1880
Historical Records of Australian Science | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2017
Work on this article was conducted as part of research towards a PhD at Swinburne University and was supported by an Australian Postgraduate Award. Mysupervisors Jock Given, Julian Thomas and Chris Fluke have shaped this research profoundly. Bernard Lightman kindly offered useful advice on an earlier version. The reviewer of this paper made many helpful suggestions.