Collins/Nicholson Inland Waterways Map of Great Britain


Author: HarperCollins,HarperCollins UK,Collins UK
Publisher: HarperCollins (UK)
ISBN: 9780007452644
Category: Transportation
Page: N.A
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The map companion to the Collins/Nicholson Waterways Guides, covering the entire network of canal and river navigations in England, Scotland, and Wales, including newly restored/opened canals and rivers.

Know it All, Find it Fast

An A-Z Source Guide for the Enquiry Desk
Author: Robert John Duckett,Bob Duckett,Peter Walker,Christinea Donnelly
Publisher: Facet Publishing
ISBN: 1856046524
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 480
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There is a queue, the phone is ringing, the photocopier has jammed and your enquirer is waiting for a response. You are stressed and you can feel the panic rising. Where do you go to find the information you need to answer the question promptly and accurately? Answering queries from users is one of the most important services undertaken by library and information staff. Yet it is also one of the most difficult, least understood subjects. There are still very few materials available to help frontline staff - often paraprofessional - develop their reader enquiry skills. This award-winning sourcebook is an essential guide to where to look to find the answers quickly. It is designed as a first point of reference for library and information practitioners, to be depended upon if they are unfamiliar with the subject of an enquiry - or wish to find out more. It is arranged in an easily searchable, fully cross-referenced A-Z list of around 150 of the subject areas most frequently handled at enquiry desks. Each subject entry lists the most important information sources and where to locate them, including printed and electronic sources, relevant websites and useful contacts for referral purposes. The authors use their extensive experience in reference work to offer useful tips, warn of potential pitfalls, and spotlight typical queries and how to tackle them. This new edition has been brought right up-to-date with all sources checked for currency and many new ones added. The searchability is enhanced by a comprehensive index to make those essential sources even easier to find - saving you valuable minutes! Readership: Offering quick and easy pointers to a multitude of information sources, this is an invaluable reference deskbook for all library and information staff in need of a speedy answer, in reference libraries, subject departments and other information units.

North West and the Pennines No. 5 (Collins Nicholson Waterways Guides)


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Nicholson
ISBN: 9780008309398
Category: England
Page: 232
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The number 1 choice for all users of the inland waterways. This established, popular and practical guide covers the canals and waterways in the north west of England around Merseyside and Manchester. Covered in this guide are: Aire & Calder Navigation, Bridgewater Canal, Calder & Hebble Navigation, Huddersfield Narrow Canal, Huddersfield Broad Canal, Lancaster Canal, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Macclesfield Canal, Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal, Peak Forest and Ashton Canals, Rochdale Canal, Sankey Canal and Trent & Mersey Canal. The detailed Ordnance Survey maps clearly show the location of essential features such as locks, towpaths and boating facilities, as well as pubs, shops and restaurants in the area. There are comprehensive navigational notes and descriptive text on the history of each canal, and on local services and places of interest, for which postcodes are included ideal for use with sat-navs. This practical A5 guide features 'lie flat' spiral binding and 'book mark' back cover flap for ease of reference. In print for over 40 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain's canals and rivers. These bestselling guides are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain's inland waterways from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors. Nicholson's The bestselling guides to Britain's Waterways.

Four Counties and the Welsh Canals No. 4 (Collins Nicholson Waterways Guides)


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Nicholson
ISBN: 9780008309381
Category: England
Page: 184
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The number 1 choice for all users of the inland waterways. This established, popular and practical guide covers the canals and waterways in Wales and to the south of Liverpool. Covered in this guide are: Caldon Canal, Llangollen Canal, Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, Neath & Tennant and Swansea Canals, Montgomery Canal, Shropshire Union Canal, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Trent & Mersey Canal, River Weaver. The detailed Ordnance Survey maps clearly show the location of essential features such as locks, towpaths and boating facilities, as well as pubs, shops and restaurants in the area. There are comprehensive navigational notes and descriptive text on the history of each canal, and on local services and places of interest, for which postcodes are included ideal for use with sat-navs. This practical A5 guide features 'lie flat' spiral binding and 'book mark' back cover flap for ease of reference. In print for over 40 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain's canals and rivers. These bestselling guides are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain's inland waterways from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors. Nicholson's The bestselling guides to Britain's Waterways.

Birmingham and the Heart of England -


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008257996
Category:
Page: 192
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The number 1 choice for all users of the inland waterways. This established, popular and practical guide covers the canals and waterways around Birmingham and central England. Covered in this guide are: Ashby Canal; Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line); Birmingham & Fazeley Canal; Coventry Canal; Erewash Canal; Grand Union Canal (Main Line, Leicester Section and the River Soar); Oxford Canal, North; Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, North; Stratford-on-Avon Canal, North; Worcester & Birmingham Canal, North; and the Trent & Mersey Canal. The detailed Ordnance Survey(R) maps clearly show the location of essential features such as locks, towpaths and boating facilities, as well as pubs, shops and restaurants in the area. There are comprehensive navigational notes and descriptive text on the history of each canal, and on local services and places of interest, for which postcodes are included - ideal for use with sat-navs. This practical A5 guide features 'lie flat' spiral binding and 'book mark' back cover flap for ease of reference. In print for over 40 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain's canals and rivers. These bestselling guides are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain's inland waterways - from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors. Nicholson's - The bestselling guides to Britain's Waterways.

Waterways of Britain

An Illustrated Guide to Britain's Best Waterways
Author: Collins Maps Staff,Jonathan Mosse
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008195472
Category:
Page: 304
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Exploring Britain's most beautiful waterways. Discover a hidden countryside which is packed with wildlife along with industrial heritage. Regarded as the 'quickest way of slowing down', the canals and rivers of Britain evoke a bygone era when life moved at a more leisurely pace. A selection of Britain's main navigation's are shown. Waterways of Britain offers a well-rounded view of the contemporary inland waterways system. This picture is built up by delving into their historical past, by a close examination of the present scene, together with a forward glance towards future directions and development. * Features a timeline of important waterway developments from early beginnings through to the present day - with a look towards the future. * Offers an insight into the sometimes hidden wealth of waterway features and heritage. * Illustrated with mapping and over 300 contemporary photographs. * Facts and figures for selected waterways. * Introduces the diverse wildlife to be found along the waterways. Originally published in hardback as The Times Waterways of Britain (2010).

Blood river

ins dunkle Herz des Kongo
Author: Tim Butcher
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783492403405
Category:
Page: 339
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River Thames and Southern Waterways


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008202040
Category:
Page: 216
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The number 1 choice for all users of the inland waterways. This established, popular and practical guide covers the canals and waterways between Exeter and the River Thames. Waterways covered in this guide - Basingstoke Canal, Bridgwater & Taunton Canal, Grand Western Canal, Exeter Ship Canal, Kennet & Avon Canal, River Thames, Wey & Godalming Navigations. The detailed Ordnance Survey� maps clearly show the location of essential features such as locks, towpaths and boating facilities, as well as pubs, shops and restaurants in the area. There are comprehensive navigational notes and descriptive text on the history of each canal, and on local services and places of interest, for which postcodes are included - ideal for use with sat-navs. This practical A5 guide features 'lie flat' spiral binding and 'book mark' back cover flap for ease of reference. In print for over 40 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain’s canals and rivers. These bestselling guides are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain’s inland waterways - from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors.

Lonely Planet Reiseführer Jordanien


Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 3829788568
Category: Travel
Page: 384
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Lonely Planet E-Books sind besonders praktisch für unterwegs und sparen Gewicht im Reisegepäck! E-Book basiert auf: 1. deutsche Auflage 2012 Mit dem Lonely Planet Jordanien auf eigene Faust durch das Land von Lawrence von Arabien! Etliche Monate Recherche stecken im Kultreiseführer für Individualreisende. Auf mehr als 350 Seiten geben die Autoren sachkundige Hintergrundinfos zum Reiseland, liefern Tipps und Infos für die Planung der Reise, beschreiben alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten mit aktuellen Öffnungszeiten und Preisen und präsentieren ihre persönlichen Entdeckungen und Tipps. Auch Globetrotter, die abseits der ausgetretenen Touristenpfade unterwegs sein möchten, kommen auf ihre Kosten. Wie wäre es beispielsweise mit gesunden Bädern? Jordanien hat Dutzende von Thermalquellen vorzuweisen. Mit einer separaten Frauenabteilung ist das Petra Turkish Bath ein toller Ort, um die schmerzenden Muskeln nach einem Tag Wandern in Petra zu verwöhnen. Oder lieber Beduinen- Erlebnisse? Eine Nacht in einem Beduinencamp im Wadi Rum oder Diseh mit einem Himmel voller Sterne, Minztee und einer guten Geschichte bleibt unvergesslich. Und wo unterwegs aktiv werden und essen? Für jeden größeren Ort gibt es eine Auswahl an Unterkünften und Restaurants für jeden Geschmack und Geldbeutel. Der Lonely-Planet-Reiseführer Jordanien ist ehrlich, praktisch, witzig geschrieben und liefert inspirierende Eindrücke und Erfahrungen. Tipp: Erstellen Sie Ihren persönlichen Reiseplan durch Lesezeichen und Notizen... und durchsuchen Sie das E-Book mit der praktischen Volltextsuche!

Severn, Avon and Birmingham


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780007538980
Category: Avon, River (Gloucestershire-Bristol, England)
Page: 96
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In print for over 30 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain's canals and rivers. They are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain's inland waterways - from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors.The Ordnance Survey ® Maps have added information showing:,*Locks, bridges, tunnels, aqueducts, winding holes and towpaths.,*Waterpoints, sanitary stations, pump out facilities and refuse disposal.,*Boatyards, pubs, restaurants and local shops.,*Mile markers and milestones (distance in miles and number of locks to strategic points along the waterways).Text includes:,*The history and background to each canal.,*Local services and places of interest, pubs and restaurants and NEW for this edition: postcodes added for each place.,*Opportunities for walking and cycling.,*NEW for this edition: notes on wildlife to be found along the waterways.Comprehensive navigational notes include:,*Maximum dimensions and low bridges.,*Mileages, advice and potential hazards.,*Navigation authorities and contact details.Waterways covered in this guide - River Avon, Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line), Droitwich Canal, Gloucester & Sharpness Canal and the River Severn, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Stourbridge and Dudley Canals, Stratford-on-Avon Canal, Worcester & Birmingham Canal.

Nottingham, York and the North East


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Nicholson
ISBN: 9780008202033
Category:
Page: 192
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The number 1 choice for all users of the inland waterways.This established, popular and practical guide covers the canals and waterways between York and the River Trent south of Nottingham. Covered in this guide are: Aire & Calder Navigation; Chesterfield Canal; River Derwent and the Pocklington Canal; Fossdyke & Witham Navigations; Grantham Canal; River Ouse, River Ure and Ripon Canal; Selby Canal; South Yorkshire Navigations; and River Trent. The detailed up-to-date Ordnance Survey� maps clearly show the location of essential features such as locks, towpaths and boating facilities, as well as pubs, shops and restaurants in the area. There are comprehensive navigational notes and descriptive text on the history of each canal, and on local services and places of interest, for which postcodes are included - ideal for use with sat-navs. This practical A5 guide features 'lie flat' spiral binding and 'book mark' back cover flap for ease of reference. In print for over 40 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain's canals and rivers. These bestselling guides are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain's inland waterways - from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors.

Der Himmel gehört uns

Roman
Author: Luke Allnutt
Publisher: Blanvalet Verlag
ISBN: 3641215536
Category: Fiction
Page: 448
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Wenn du glaubst, alles verloren zu haben, bleibt immer noch die Liebe ... Rob Coates kann sich wirklich glücklich schätzen: Er ist mit seiner großen Liebe Anna verheiratet und nach vielen gemeinsamen Jahren krönt der gemeinsame Sohn Jack endlich das große Glück der beiden. Bis zu dem Moment, an dem die kleine Familie eine unfassbare Diagnose erhält: Der kleine Jack leidet an einer unheilbaren Krebsart. Während es Rob den Boden unter den Füßen wegzieht, versucht Anna stark zu bleiben – doch anstatt zusammenzuhalten, entfernen die beiden sich immer weiter voneinander. Bis Rob einen Entschluss fasst, der das Leben der Familie für immer verändern wird ...

Barging Round Britain

Exploring the History of our Nation's Canals and Waterways
Author: John Sergeant,David Bartley
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0718180658
Category: Transportation
Page: 320
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Barging Round Britain by David Bartley is a beautifully-illustrated guide to a unique and fascinating part of our history: the canal network. Explore the people and places that have forged this national treasure, from the birth of the Industrial Revolution to the leisure explosion on our waterways today. Fully-illustrated with maps and photographs, the book will trace canal routes across the UK, from the Georgian grandeur of Bath to the dramatic splendour of the Scottish Highlands. This is the official tie-in to the ITV series, coming to prime-time TV in January 2015. David Bartley's Barging Round Britain includes a foreword and chapter introductions by the presenter of the TV series, John Sergeant.

England per Rad


Author: Jürgen Rieck,Uwe Schäfer
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783932546310
Category:
Page: 320
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Der Sinn und Wert des Lebens


Author: Rudolf Eucken
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3943185389
Category:
Page: 100
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Buchen k nnen zahlreiche Rechtschreibfehler, fehlende Texte, Bilder, oder einen Index. K ufer k nnen eine kostenlose gescannte Kopie des Originals (ohne Tippfehler) durch den Verlag. 1908. Auszug: ... Versuch eines Aufbaus. Der Grundstock. Die Hauptthese, as Problem, ob im Menschen nicht mehr steckt, und ob aus ihm nicht mehr zu machen ist, als die bisherige Betrachtung zu erkennen gab, l t sich nur von seinem eignen Leben aus behandeln; was hier vorliegt und vorgeht, das entscheidet ber Ia oder Nein. Wir sehen dann freilich im Leben mehr als einen blo en Schatten, den eine drau en befindliche Welt in die Seele des Einzelnen wirft, oder auch als einen leeren Raum, in den jene ihren Inhalt ergie t; auch ist es nicht eine blo e Seite der Wirklichkeit, die eines Gegenst ckes zur Erg nzung bed rfte, eine Erregung und Bewegung des Subjekts gegen ber einer Welt der Objekte. Denn auch von einer Welt wissen wir nur, sofern sie innerhalb unseres Lebens sich aufbaut; selbst wenn wir etwas von unserem Befinden absondern und uns gegen ber festlegen, so haben wir es damit nicht g nzlich aus uns hinausgestellt, sondern ihm nur innerhalb unseres Bereiches eine eigent mliche Festigkeit und Allgemeing ltigkeit verliehen; aus dem Leben in diesem weiteren Sinne, aus dem Lebensproze, der Subjekt und Objekt zusammenh lt und zueinander wirken l t, kommen wir nun und nimmer heraus. Was nun dieser Lebensproze enth lt, und was er an Erfahrungen er ffnet, das mu auch ber die M glichkeit einer Erh hung des Menschen entscheiden. Blo e Reflexion oder auch Spekulation vermag dabei nichts. Nun ist uralt der Versuch, das Eigent mliche und Unterscheidende des Menschen in ein Ganzes zu fassen und ihm dadurch eine berragende Stellung zu sichern; der Mensch, so hie es, sei ein Wesen geistiger Art und die Zugeh rigkeit zu einer geistigen...

Norfolk Broads


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008258009
Category:
Page: 96
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The number 1 choice for all users of the inland waterways. This popular and practical guide covers the canals and waterways of the Broads National Park, including the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads and the Rivers Ant, Bure, Thurne, Wensum, Yare, Chet and Waveney. The detailed Ordnance Survey(R) maps clearly show the location of essential features such as locks, towpaths and boating facilities, as well as pubs, shops and restaurants in the area. There are comprehensive navigational notes and descriptive text on the history of The Broads, and on local services and places of interest, for which postcodes are included - ideal for use with sat-navs. This practical A5 guide features 'lie flat' spiral binding and 'book mark' back cover flap for ease of reference. The Broads are one of Britain's best-known holiday boating areas. They make up Britain's largest and most important protected wetland and are a national park providing a home to some of the rarest plants and animals in the country. A unique and enchanting wetland, with over 125 miles of lock-free, navigable tidal waters, all waiting to be explored. Nicholson's - The bestselling guides to Britain's Waterways.