Europe, 1890-1945 / Edition 1

Europe, 1890-1945 / Edition 1

by Stephen J. Lee
     
 

Europe, 1890-1945 is a new approach to teaching and learning early twentieth century European history at A level. It meets the needs of teachers and students studying for today's revised AS and A2 exams.

In a unique style, Europe, 1890-1945 focuses on the key topics within the period. Each topic is then comprehensively explored to provide background

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Overview

Europe, 1890-1945 is a new approach to teaching and learning early twentieth century European history at A level. It meets the needs of teachers and students studying for today's revised AS and A2 exams.

In a unique style, Europe, 1890-1945 focuses on the key topics within the period. Each topic is then comprehensively explored to provide background information, essay writing advice and examples, source work, and historical skills exercises.

From 1890 to 1945, the key topics featured include:

* the origins and impact of the First World War
* the Russian Revolution and the rise of Stalin
* the Weimar Republic and the rise of Hitler
* Mussolini and Fascist Italy
* Stalin and the Soviet Union, 1928-41.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415254557
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/12/2003
Series:
Spotlight History Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
436
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
Acknowledgements
Series Introduction
1An Introduction to the Period1
2The Era of the First World War, 1890-19197
3Russia, 1855-191759
4Imperial and Weimar Germany, 1890-1933111
5Italy, 1918-45165
6Nazi Germany, 1933-45213
7Russia and the Soviet Union, 1918-53263
8International Relations, 1919-39315
9General Conclusion: From AS to A2363
Biographies of Important Personalities369
Glossary of Key Terms384
Select Bibliography396
Index400

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