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By David Williamson

Give your scholars the easiest likelihood of good fortune with this attempted and demonstrated sequence, combining in-depth research, enticing narrative and accessibility. entry to background is the preferred, depended on and wide-ranging sequence for A-level background students.

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- helps the content material and evaluation standards of the 2015 A-level heritage specifications

- includes authoritative and interesting content

- contains thought-provoking key debates that research the opposing perspectives and techniques of historians

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

This identify is appropriate for numerous classes including:

- AQA: The chilly struggle, c1945-1991

- OCR: The chilly battle in Europe 1941-1995

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