Written by senior examiners for the GCSE specification, this title covers: Germany, 1918-45; peace, war and neutrality: Britain, Northern Ireland and Ireland c1932-c1949; changing relationships: Britain, Northern Ireland and Ireland c1965-c1985; and the Cold War. The text maintains an effective balance between coverage of major historical themes and issues, and the development of key historical skills required by the different parts of the exam, including: differentiated short answers, structured and extended writing questions that are appropriate for students taking the foundation and higher tiers; a wide range of written and illustrative sources and associated source-based questions; and useful weblinks for further study of issues and topics.
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Germany c1918-41; peace, war and neutrality: Britain, Northern Ireland and Ireland c1932-c1949; changing relationships: Britain, Northern Ireland and Ireland c1965-c1985; outline study - the Cold War c1945-c1991.
Jim Mc Bride teaches History in Foyle and Londonderry College; Finbar Madden teaches History in St Columb's College, Derry, where he is also Head of Government and Politics.