All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Reference  Physical Sciences  Cosmology & Astronomy

Philip's Deep Sky Chart

By: Neil Bone and Wil Tirion
Publisher: Philip's
Philip's Deep Sky Chart
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Philip's Deep Sky Chart ISBN: 9780540087334 Paperback Dec 2004 Availability uncertain: order now to get this when available
Selected version: £6.99
About this book Customer reviews Biography Related titles

About this book

A large, highly detailed wall chart showing the stars and deep sky objects in three superb maps - the northern and southern hemispheres and the equatorial region. All stars visible to the naked eye are shown, as well as more than 200 deep sky targets, including all those listed in the famous Messier Catalogue. The deep sky objects - which include galaxies, nebulae, star clusters, and double stars - are labelled in gold-coloured ink, so that they stand out from the background stars. The maps are accompanied by an informative text that explains how to use the maps from anywhere on Earth at any time of year. Lists of galaxies, nebulae, planetary nebulae, double and multiple stars, open and globular clusters, and asterisms will provide inspiration for many years of enjoyable deep sky observing.

Customer Reviews


Will Tirion is a Dutch celestial cartographer, internationally known for his star maps. In 1977 he created his first star atlas, while still working as a full-time graphic designer. After completing his second star atlas (Sky Atlas 2000.0), Wil became a full-time celestial cartographer. Since then he has created star atlases for all levels of astronomer and his maps appear in numerous books and magazines. In 1993 the International Astronomical Union named a minor planet after him - (No. 4648) Tirion. Neil Bone has over 30 years' experience of observing the sky with a variety of instruments. He frequently uses binoculars and a small wide-field refractor to view distant star clusters, nebulae and galaxies. Neil is Director of the British Astronomical Association Meteor Section and a Contributing Consultant to Astronomy Now. A frequent lecturer at local astronomical societies and astronomical conventions, Neil is a keen popularizer of practical observational astronomy. He has written several books, as well as contributing to many other publications. In 2004 he was awarded the British Astronomical Association's Merlin Medal for his contribution to the advancement of astronomy. Neil Bone lives near Chichester, in the south of England.
By: Neil Bone and Wil Tirion
Publisher: Philip's
Current promotions
Best of Winter 2018Handbook of the Bees of the British Isles (2-Volume Set)Order your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife