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  • Philip's Street Atlas Tyrone and Fermanagh

    A brand new street atlas, and the only detailed colour atlas that gives comprehensive coverage of the Tyrone & Fermanagh. No other atlas shows every street in Tyrone & Fermanagh.This atlas is part of a series of four atlases providing unique, comprehensive coverage of the whole of Northern Ireland.The mapping is based on Ordnance Survey Northern Ireland data and gives the user complete coverage of all urban and rural areas. The mapping is at a scale of 134 inches to 1 mile (1 1/3 inches to 1 mile in the pocket edition) with larger scale mapping of 3 1/2 inches to 1 mile (2 2/3 inches to 1 mile in the pocket edition) for the towns of Cookstown, Dungannon, Enniskillen, Omagh and Strabane,. The mapping also includes the townland names in rural areas with postcode boundaries shown throughout.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 are separate comprehensive indexes of street names - with highlighted schools, industrial estates, hospitals, and sports centres - towns and villages and townlands.Main map scale: 1.3 inches to 1 mile and 3.5 inches to 1 mile

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    Philip's Encyclopedic World Atlas

    A complete geographical reference work, Philip's Encyclopedic World Atlas provides authoritative full-colour maps, detailed gazetteer entries and up-to-date statistics for every country in the world. This new edition has been completely updated.Arranged alphabetically from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, each country is profiled in a depth appropriate to its economic or political importance. A concise text describes the main features of each country's geography, climate, history, politics and economy. Tables highlight the key statistics of area, population, government, ethnic groups, languages, religions and currency in a format that allows for comparisons to be drawn between countries. Over 400 national flags are shown in colour, with a summary of their origin and significance, while over 300 climate graphs with informative commentaries provide a detailed analysis of local climatic conditions.Each entry is accompanied by a detailed, full-colour topographical map. Cities, towns, major communication routes and international airports are marked, as well as major topographic features such as rivers, lakes, mountain ranges. The main atlas section puts the national maps into their global context with 96 pages of physical and political maps, giving a balanced coverage of the world at scales. The maps are drawn in the style for which Philip's is internationally famous, combining layer-coloured contours with hill shading to provide an accurate visual impression of the land surface. The atlas is completed by an index of 35,000 names using local spellings and including geographical features such as mountains, lakes and deserts, as well as towns, cities, provinces and counties.The 48-page World Cities section provides urban area and city centre maps marking tourist sites for 67 of the world's most important cities, backed by a comprehensive index. In addition full-page satellite images for the most spectacular cities give stunning views of their locations as seen from space.Main
  • Philip's Street Atlas Swindon

    A brand new street atlas of Swindon, Chiseldon, Lyneham, Purton, Wootton Bassett and Wroughton giving the most comprehensive and detailed coverage of the area. The mapping is prepared to the same specification as all titles in the highly successful Philip's street atlas series.The contents include a route-planner - two pages of detailed Navigator® mapping giving an overview of the whole area covered by the atlas - marking all major and minor roads; a two page guide to the top visitor attractions; and an index of street names and postcodes.The street maps provide comprehensive coverage of Swindon, Chiseldon, Lyneham, Purton, Wootton Bassett and Wroughton with 54 pages at an enlarged scale of 4.5 inches to 1 mile, and one page of ultra-large coverage of central Swindon at 7 inches to 1 mile.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.Main map scale: 4.5 inches to 1 mile

    Philip's Guide to Mushrooms and Toadstools of Britain and Northern Europe

    By Geoffrey Kibby
    Authors:
    Geoffrey Kibby
    The Philip's Guide to Mushrooms and Toadstools of Britain and Northern Europe is an easy-to-use rapid identification guide to more than 400 of the larger fungi of Britain and Northern Europe. The region covered extends from Britain and Ireland to western Russia, and from Scandinavia to the Alps and the beginning of the Mediterranean zone.The book is a practical field guide, containing accurate, full-colour illustrations of each of the featured species, with important distinguishing characteristics labelled. A cross-section of each specimen is also provided, together with a drawing of a spore. A detailed illustrated key allows the user to identify a specimen and points to the appropriate place in the book for further information.The text gives detailed yet accessible information for each species. Details include: habitat, season, frequency, cap size, shape and colour, gill colour and structure; stem shape and colour; spore colour and size. The author highlights the most distinctive features of each species, so that even a brief glance at the text can provide key information quickly in the field. Clear symbols indicate whether a species is edible or poisonous.The introduction to the book acquaints the reader with the world of mushrooms and toadstools from botanical, taxonomic and economic points of view, and contains sections on collection and identification, as well as on poisonous species and the use of mushrooms in cooking.The Philip's Guide to Mushrooms and Toadstools is suitable to the naturalist, the collector and the student alike.Main map scale:
  • Philip's Street Atlas Nottinghamshire

    Philip's Street Atlas Nottinghamshire gives comprehensive and detailed coverage of the region. The mapping is sourced from the Ordnance Survey and gives the user complete coverage of all urban and rural areas. The mapping is at a standard scale of 3.5 inches to 1 mile, and is complete with postcode boundaries. The atlas is ideally suited for both business and leisure use. There is a route-planning map and an administrative and postcode 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 that includes schools, industrial estates, hospitals, sports centres, etc, which are highlighted in colour.
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  • Philip's Street Atlas Hampshire, Bournemouth and Poole

    This new street atlas of Hampshire, Bournemouth and Poole gives comprehensive and detailed coverage of the region, from Newbury in the north to Portsmouth in the south. 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. Portsmouth 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.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 Street Atlas Warwickshire

    A brand new edition of this successful colour atlas of Warwickshire, giving the most comprehensive and detailed coverage of the region. No other atlas names every street in Warwickshire.The mapping is produced by the Ordnance Survey to our specification and gives the user complete coverage of all urban and rural areas. The mapping at standard scale is 3 1/2 inches to 1 mile, 2 1/2 inches to 1 mile in the pocket edition, and is complete with postcode boundaries.The atlas is ideally suited for both business and leisure use. There is a route-planning map and an administrative and postcode 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 that includes schools, industrial estates, hospitals, sports centres, etc, which are highlighted in colour.Main map scale: 2.5 inches to 1 mile

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  • Philip's Street Atlas North Hampshire

    A brand new edition of this successful colour atlas of North Hampshire, giving the only comprehensive, detailed coverage of the region. No other atlas shows every street in North Hampshire.The mapping is prepared by the Ordnance Survey and gives the user complete coverage of all urban and rural areas. The mapping is at a standard scale of 3 inches to 1 mile (2 inches to 1 mile in the pocket edition) and 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 are highlighted in red in the hardback and spiral atlases.Main map scale: 3 inches to 1 mile

    Philip's World Flags Wall Map

    Fully updated for 2005, this wall chart features a brightly coloured political map of the World, with clear lettering and symbols for easy reference. Countries are picked out in distinctive colours to aid identification, with town and city names clearly shown. Major administrative areas (states and provinces) are marked in the largest countries: Canada, United States, Brazil, Russia, China and Australia. The scale at the equator is 1:47 600 000.Also included on the chart are 188 flags of the countries of the world, arranged in alphabetical order from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, and fully updated for this edition.This wall chart is supplied in two versions:(a) laminated on one side and rolled into a clear plastic tube for use as a wall map; and(b) unlaminated and folded with a tipped-on card cover for use when travelling.It is ideal for mounting on a bedroom wall or in the classroom or office - the clarity of the name detail ensures that it is useful for both adults and children.Main map scale: