Part I: Packed with information introducing the key concepts of the horoscope, this is an ideal volume for those interested in going further than newspaper 'star signs'. Inside, you'll find: a guide to the planets, signs, elements, modes and houses; mind maps for the signs, planets and aspects; how to make the most of Mercury Retrograde; a contemporary history of the outer planets through the signs; an instant ephemeris for the outer planets; easy to use Ascendant and Midheaven calculators; and much more. Part II: Jane Struthers' 101 Astrology Questions is packed with exercises and horoscopes tailored to ensure that student astrologers work to understand and master the essentials of astrology. This book has been designed to provide a wide range of questions intended to test and expand the reader's astrological knowledge. Includes an indispensable list of recommended reading books for the student astrologer.