Europe 1870-1991

Europe 1870-1991

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By (author) Terry Morris, By (author) Derrick Murphy

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  • Publisher: Collins Educational
  • Format: Paperback | 464 pages
  • Dimensions: 192mm x 260mm x 28mm | 1,161g
  • Publication date: 30 October 2006
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 0007173776
  • ISBN 13: 9780007173778
  • Edition: 2, Revised
  • Edition statement: 2nd Revised edition
  • Illustrations note: 80 b/w illus, With index
  • Sales rank: 83,973

Product description

A comprehensive AS and A-level History text on Europe in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries, written by experienced teachers who are also examiners. Includes historical interpretations, document source questions, explanation of difficult words and concepts and a study skills section for exam preparation. 1) Europe 1870-1991: a synoptic assessment 2) The Consolidation of Russian Conservatism 1855-1894 3) Germany under Bismarck 1871-1890 4) Wilhelmine Germany, 1888-1918 5) The Crisis of Russian Autocracy 1894-1914 6) The Causes and Course of the First World War 7) The Russian Revolution 1917-1924 8) The USSR under Stalin 1924-1941 9) Italy 1870-1943 10) Germany, 1918-1945 11) The Twenty Years Truce: International Relations, 1919-1939 12) The Second World War 13) Europe and the Cold War, 1945-1991 14) The Development of Western Europe, 1945-1991 Further Reading Index

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Derrick Murphy is Deputy Principal, St Dominic's VIth Form College, Harrow; an OCR Principal Examiner and an International Baccalaureate Examiner. Terry Morris is Head of History, University College School, London. Author of European History 1848 -1945

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TES review of the first book in the series (Britain 1815-1918): Put out more flags Hard-pressed heads of History with budgets to manage must have been waiting impatiently for years for someone to reinvent the one-volume textbook at a reasonable price. Collins have done it.

Table of contents

Synoptic chapter - Europe 1870-1989; the consolidation of Russian conservatism 1855-1894; Germany under Bismarck 1871-1890; the Third French Republic; the crisis of Russian aristocracy, 1894-1917; Germany and Austria-Hungary 1890-1914; the causes and course of World War I; Russia in revolution, 1917-1924; the USSR under Stalin 1924-1953; democracy in crisis between the wars - France, Spain, Hungary, Poland; Italy 1870-1945; Germany 1918-1945; international relations 1919-1945; World War II; the Cold War; the move to Western European Union.