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By Jill Kilsby

Give your scholars the easiest probability of good fortune with this attempted and established sequence, combining in-depth research, attractive narrative and accessibility. entry to heritage is the most well-liked, depended on and wide-ranging sequence for A-level heritage students.

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- helps the content material and evaluate necessities of the 2015 A-level historical past specifications

- includes authoritative and interesting content

- comprises thought-provoking key debates that learn the opposing perspectives and methods of historians

- presents exam-style questions and assistance for every appropriate specification to assist scholars know how to use what they've got learnt

This name is acceptable for a number of classes including:

- AQA: Spain within the Age of Discovery 1469-1598

- Edexcel: The Golden Age of Spain, 1474-1598

- OCR: Spain 1469-1556

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