In the introduction to this book we can read that it is a mastery and a perfection in all its aspects. If you want to learn how to manage IT projects and to get well known project management certificate, IT Project Management is exactly for you.
Joseph Philips has a practical knowledge (because of his experience and theoretical preparation he has PMP and Project+ certification) which he transfers easily to his readers. In his everyday work he manage and support projects. Furthermore he is also a project management teacher so we can conclude that as a writer of IT Project Management was an appropriate person in an appropriate place.
The book is a wide reference including all of essential topics connected with project management description of a project lifecycle (planning, implementing, closing, quality management, work breakdown structure, financing).
There is also one thing which makes the book of Joseph Philips different from similar ones it includes huge amount of tips and whole knowledge necessary to pass CompTIA Project+ exam.