1000 Paths: Generosity Journal
1000 Paths: Peaceful Life Journal
1000 Paths: Friendship Journal
By David Baird
1000 Paths:Personal Power Journal
The Astronomy Bible
By Heather Couper, Nigel Henbest
This comprehensive guide to astronomy introduces the basic concepts, explaining what, when, and how to observe space, right through to current theories on everything from black holes to microquasars. It helps you to navigate the night sky, identify the constellations and find planets, comets, galaxies and deep-sky objects.Accessible, informative, and fully-illustrated, this is an invaluable practical companion for anyone who loves stargazing.
City by City Atlas
This is a fully revised edition of Philip's successful "City By City Atlas", for drivers who frequently travel to unfamiliar towns on business or for leisure. This compact atlas combines road mapping of all the motorways and A and B roads in Britain, plus 100 indexed town centre plans, each accompanied by an approach map, concise description and key information including website address, radio stations, tourist information centres, and must-see sights. Full Contents include: 4 page route-planner; 32 page map section of Britain at 10 miles to 1 inch; 100 fully updated town plans complete with street name indexes; mapping of approach roads at 1.5 miles to 1 inch and 3 miles to 1 inch for Scottish Highlands and islands; 8 page London section with urban area maps plus city centre street plan complete with index; and comprehensive index of towns and villages.
How to Build a Universe: From the Big Bang to the End of the Universe
By Ben Gilliland
From the first particles of matter and atomic building-blocks to hydrogen fusion, large galaxies and supermassive black holes, with a healthy dose of history and fun facts to glue everything together, this is your very own guide to How to Build a Universe. Using a mixture of eye-catching graphics, humour and structured narrative, in How to Build a Universe, Metro columnist Ben Gilliland explains the complex concepts surrounding the birth and development of the galaxies, without overwhelming or patronising the reader. Gilliland demonstrates how the cosmos came to be - from the formation of the first particles in the Big Bang to the development of the first stars, galaxies, planets and leading up to the present day and where the future of the universe might lie. Each chapter has an ongoing narrative, building the universe piece by piece, with graphics and fact boxes interspersed throughout.
Philip's Red Books Taunton and Bridgwater
This local street atlas of Taunton and Bridgwater, and their surrounding towns and villages, gives detailed coverage of the area at a scale of 4.5 inches to 1 mile.The maps show hospitals, car parks, post offices, leisure facilities, schools, industrial areas and retail areas, while the index lists street names and postcodes. An area road map enables the user to identify through-routes more easily.Pocket sized, and wire stitched so that it opens out flat, the atlas is ideally suited for both business and leisure use, whether by locals or visitors.
Philip's Moon Map
By , Dr John Murray
Philip's Moon Map is a large-format folded map of the near side of the Moon. It has been specially drawn for Philip's by Dr John Murray, a research lecturer at the Open University, who is an expert on the lunar surface. The map is not only a highly accurate and clear representation of the Moon, but is also a practical guide for lunar observers.More than 500 physical features - craters, seas, mountain ranges, peaks, valleys and rilles (elongated depressions) - are named and indexed, and the landing sites of unmanned and manned spacecraft are also marked. The observer can thus readily identify objects seen through binoculars or a telescope, or select targets for a programme of observation.The chart includes a small map of the far side of the Moon (never visible from the Earth) and is accompanied by a practical guide to lunar observing. This concise and informative text describes the various types of feature to observe, illustrated with drawings and photographs. Tips are given as to the best point in the lunar cycle to observe the most interesting of these features. Guidelines on drawing or photographing the Moon are also included.Colour artworks explain the Moon's orbit, and why its phase (the proportion of the Moon that is visible from Earth) changes during the course of a month. Also explained, with the help of illustrations, are the path of the Moon during the course of the year and why lunar and solar eclipses occur.
Philip's Street Atlas Northampton
This new street atlas of Northampton, Rushden, Wellingborough, Brixworth, Earls Barton, Finedon, Higham Ferrers, Irchester, Irthlingborough, Moulton, Raunds and Wollaston gives comprehensive and detailed coverage of the area with 62 pages at an enlarged scale of 4.5 inches to 1 mile. The maps are prepared to the same specification as all titles in the Philip's street atlas series.The contents include a route-planner: four pages of detailed Navigator(r) mapping giving an overview of the whole area covered by the atlas and marking all major and minor roads; a two-page guide to the top visitor attractions, and an index of street names and postcodes.The maps show every named road, street and lane, with visitor attractions clearly marked, and one-way streets, pedestrian areas and through-routes all highlighted. Schools, colleges, hospitals, police stations, post offices, car parks, sports centres and local government offices are all featured.Pocket sized, and wire stitched so that it opens out flat, the atlas is ideally suited for both business and leisure use, whether by locals or visitors.
Philip's Navigator Road Map Cambridgeshire
A brand new sheet map featuring Philip's exceptionally large-scale and detailed Navigator® mapping and covering the whole of Cambridgeshire and City of Peterborough. The map is part of Philip's new series of Navigator® sheet maps, each covering a county, unitary authority, or group of authorities.The map gives highly detailed coverage at 1.5 miles to 1 inch of the region's road network, including minor country lanes and rural tracks - and even major footpaths - and every junction, roundabout and slip-road is shown in detail.There is much other detail, including thousands of individually named farms, houses and hamlets. Also shown are airports, airfields, stations, ferries, canals, marinas and an abundance of places of interest.The map has a comprehensive index and includes town plans of Cambridge and Peterborough.The maps are designed for both professional and leisure users. For professionals, the wealth of detail makes activities such as regional planning and delivery driving far easier. Also, the maps are fully printed on one side (including the index) to allow hanging as a wall map. For leisure, the wealth of detail greatly eases the navigation both of main roads and byways, and increases the pleasure of touring by opening up new possibilities.Main map scale: 1.5 miles to 1 inch
Philip's Street Atlas Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
This fully revised street atlas of Cambridgeshire gives comprehensive and detailed coverage of the county. The route planner shows all the A and B roads, and can be used when driving to get close to the destination before turning to the relevant large-scale street map.The street maps show every named road, street and lane very clearly, with major roads picked out in colour. The maps are at a scale of 3.5 inches to 1 mile, with less populated areas at a scale of 1.75 inches to 1 mile. Cambridge city centre is shown at 7 inches to 1 mile.Other information on the maps includes postcode boundaries, car parks, railway and bus stations, post offices, schools, colleges, hospitals, police and fire stations, places of worship, leisure centres, footpaths and bridleways, camping and caravan sites, golf courses, and many other places of interest. New to this edition are fixed single and multiple speed-camera locations, with corresponding speed limits.The comprehensive index lists street names and postcodes, plus schools, hospitals, railway stations, shopping centres and other such features picked out in red, with other places of interest shown in blue.
Philip's Pocket Travel Atlas
Philip's Pocket Travel Atlas, supplied in a flexi paperback binding, is a compact and portable world atlas, which is ideal for the briefcase, suitcase or back-pack.The 96 pages of up-to-date world maps are physically coloured to give a vivid portrayal of the Earth's landforms, with cities, towns, major transport routes and administrative boundaries clearly shown.Additional information for the traveller includes population statistics and maps showing time zones, flight paths and world climate, together with street plans for 40 of the world's most visited cities, arranged in alphabetical order for ease of reference.At the end of the atlas, the 64-page letter-figure index lists all major towns and cities, plus numerous geographical features such as mountains, rivers and lakes.The slim format of this atlas makes it ideal for travellers of all kinds, and the map coverage reflects an emphasis on areas most visited by international airlines.
Philip's Red Books Iona and Mull
This leisure and tourist map of Iona, Mull, Coll and Tiree gives detailed coverage of the area's road network at a scale of approximately 2.25 miles to 1 inch.The map shows places of tourist and historic interest, including castles, camping sites, country parks, galleries, gardens, golf courses, marinas, museums, nature trails, historic sites, sports venues, theatres, theme parks, wildlife parks and zoos. An index to principal places of interest is also featured.In a convenient folded format, this single-sided sheet map is ideally suited for both leisure and business use, whether by locals or visitors.
Philip's Street Atlas Somerset
This is a completely revised edition of the only street atlas of Somerset giving comprehensive, detailed coverage of the county. No other atlas shows every street in Somerset. The mapping is based on Ordnance Survey data and gives the user complete coverage of all urban and rural areas. The mapping is at a standard scale of 3 1/2 inches to 1 mile (2 2/3 inches to 1 mile in the pocket edition) although some of the more rural areas are mapped at 1 3/4 inches to 1 mile (1 1/3 inches to 1 mile in the pocket edition). All mapping is complete with postcode boundaries. The atlas is ideally suited for both business and leisure use. There is a route-planning map at the front of the atlas. The main maps show every named road, street and lane clearly with through-routes highlighted. School locations are marked and emergency services, hospitals, police stations, car parks and rail and bus station locations are all featured. There is a comprehensive index of street names and postcodes including schools, industrial estates, hospitals, sports centres, etc. These places of interest are highlighted in red.
Philip's Britain and Ireland Wall Map
New for 2007, this brightly coloured wall map has been specially created for children of primary and early secondary school age. It shows the whole of Britain and Ireland in political colours at a scale of 1:1 500 000 (1 cm on the map = 15 km on the ground), with clear large-size lettering and symbols. Individual countries are picked out in bright distinctive colours to aid identification, with major town and city names clearly shown, as well as major rivers.In addition, a small-size inset globe shows the position of Britain and Ireland in relation to the rest of the world.Philip's Britain and Ireland Wall Map is supplied laminated on one side and rolled into a clear plastic tube. It is ideal for mounting on a classroom wall or in the bedroom. The clarity of the map detail ensures that it is highly accessible for children, teachers and parents alike.Map projection: Conical with two standard parallels.
Philip's Navigator Road Map East Sussex
A brand new sheet map featuring Philip's exceptionally large-scale and detailed Navigator® mapping and covering the whole of East Sussex. The map is part of Philip's new series of Navigator sheet maps, each covering a county, unitary authority, or group of authorities.The map contains highly detailed coverage at 1 1/2 miles to 1 inch of the region's road network, including minor country lanes and rural tracks - and even major footpaths - and every junction, roundabout and slip-road is shown in detail.There is much other detail, including thousands of individually named farms, houses and hamlets. Also shown are airports, airfields, stations, ferries, canals, marinas and an abundance of places of interest.The map has a comprehensive index and includes indexed town plans of Brighton and Lewes.The maps are designed for both professional and leisure users. For professionals, the wealth of detail makes activities such as regional planning and delivery driving far easier. Also, the map is printed on one side only (including the index) so that it can be used as a wall map. For leisure, the wealth of detail greatly eases the navigation of both main roads and byways, and increases the pleasure of touring by opening up new possibilities.Main map scale: 1.5 miles to 1 inch