10 Jun 2010

The Times Atlas of Britain

The first national Atlas of Britain to be published for over 40 years, comes out on the 2nd September 2010.

The Times, publisher of the world's most authoritative and prestigious atlases, brings you the beautiful and comprenensive Atlas of Britain.

This stunning book includes fully up-to-date reference maps, statistics, geographical information, images and historical mapping to give an exceptionally detailed view of every county in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

The Times Atlas of Britain is perfect for finding out more about Britain, discovering your county or just exploring the country.

This unique atlas features:
• 160 pages of Times reference mapping
• 17 city centre maps
• 450 photographs
• 90 historical maps
• 100,000 words of text

Pages on each county contain:
• emblem
• description
• at a glance statistics
• photographs
• modern map in the Times Atlas map style
• historical county map from the Bartholomew Historic Map Archive
• fascinating description from John Bartholomew's 'Gazetteer of the British Isles' 1887
• list of well known people born in the county
• quote from celebrity about the county

Sneak preview of atlas pages, click to enlarge

£90, Hardback with slipcase
360 x 264 mm, 448 pages
ISBN 978-0-00-734583-0
Published 2nd September 2010

Pre-order your Times Atlas of Britain from Amazon.

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I love maps and atlases and The Times Atlas is the best for the clarity of the cartographyChris Bonington

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