Plymouth books and mapsHere is a list of books for Plymouth that you may find useful.
If you plan to travel to Plymouth you may be interested in some guide books and travel books that will help you plan your stay in Plymouth and to find your way around. Click on any book for more information or to buy.
Plymouth books: Maps
OS Explorer Map is the Ordnance Survey's most detailed map and is recommended for anyone enjoying outdoor activities like walking, horse riding and off-road cycling. Providing complete GB coverage the series details essential information such as youth hostels, pubs and visitor information as well as rights of way, permissive paths and bridleways.
Publication: 3 Oct 2005
This atlas of Plymouth features 35 pages of coloured street mapping that extend to include:
Roborough, Plymouth City Airport, Plympton, Ivybridge, Yealmpton, Brixton, Newton Ferrers, Wembury, Plymstock, Millbrook, Torpoint, Devonport and Saltash.
There is separate coverage of Tavistock, Horrabridge and Yelverton.
Also included is a large scale city centre map of Plymouth.
Postcode districts, one-way streets and safety camera locations with their maximum speed limit are featured on the mapping.
The index section lists streets, selected flats, walkways and places of interest, place, area and station names, hospitals and hospices covered by this atlas.
Publication: 9 Jan 2010
Plymouth books: Travel Guides
Suitable for day trips and short breaks, this series covers Great Britain with 204 detailed maps. Each map provides all the information you need to get to know your local area and includes places of interest, tourist information, picnic areas and camp sites, as well as Rights of Way information for England and Wales.
Publication: 1 Oct 2012
This vibrant series covers over 170 destinations worldwide, including our new range of UK specific titles, from cosmopolitan urban delights to sun-kissed beach idylls. Bursting with insightful and easily accessible information, these guides are full of practical information on how to make the most of a city break or longer holiday. Compact format quickly locates the top must see and do attractions. This title spans a wide range of destinations, including those served by budget airlines. It includes the most comprehensive list of UK city titles currently available. It contains practical listings to suit varied budgets and tastes. It offers imaginative suggestions that reveal each destination's hidden gems. It is organised by recognisable areas, making orientation easy.
Publication: 14 April 2011
This is not a guidebook. This little book brings together past and present to offer a taste of Plymouth. Learn about the movers and shakers who shaped this fantastic city. The great and the good; the bad and the ugly. Small wonders, tall stories, TRIUMPH and tragedy. Best places - worst places. Local lingo, architecture, green spaces, events, traditions, fact, fiction. Origins, evolution, future. Written by two locals who know what makes Plymouth tick.
Publication: 1 May 2012
Plymouth books: History & Heritage
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