Collins UK in Maps is a multi-topic atlas of the UK, which introduces the most relevant topics to reflect the Geography Key Stage 2-3 requirements of the National Curriculum. Formerly published as Collins Keystart UK Atlas, this collection of maps can be used to investigate different themes and topics. It tells a story in maps, diagrams, charts, words and photographs each of which presents information to compare and examine. We live on a remarkable planet and this atlas helps us to make sense of the UK today and understand how things came to be as well as how they might change in years to come. Suggested activities on each spread encourage users to explorer further.
Provides an introduction to mapping of the UK, Europe and all major regions of the world (including the solar system). It includes information on map reading skills, the meaning of scale and measuring distances.
This classic star atlas is ideal for both beginning astronomers and more experienced observers worldwide. The clear, full-color maps show stars, clusters and galaxies visible with binoculars or a small telescope. The atlas also features constellation boundaries and the Milky Way, and lists objects that are interesting to observe. This new edition features a clearer map of the Moon's surface, showing craters and features; a second Moon map, mirror reversed for users of telescopes with star diagonals; enhanced index charts showing the constellations more clearly; and a new data table listing stars hosting planetary systems. It is now spiral bound, making it ideal for use at the telescope.
This A-Z map of Cornwall is a full colour, paperback county atlas featuring 156 pages of street mapping covering all major towns and villages within Cornwall.In addition, there are large scale city/town centre maps of Looe, St. Ives and Plymouth and 11 pages of road mapping covering the whole of the county.Postcode districts, one-way streets, safety camera locations with speed limits and park and ride sites are featured on the street mapping.The index section lists streets; selected flats, walkways and places of interest; park and ride sites; place, area and station names. There is a separate list of hospitals, NHS Minor Injury Units and hospices covered by this atlas.
The English Civil War is a subject which continues to excite enormous interest throughout the world. This atlas consists of over fifty maps illustrating all the major - and many of the minor - bloody campaigns and battles of the War, including the campaigns of Montrose, the battle of Edgehill and Langport. Providing a complete introductory history to the turbulent period, it also includes: * maps giving essential background information * detailed accompanying explanations * a useful context to events.