OCR GCSE Modern World History Revision Guide by Ben Walsh, Wayne Birks


OCR GCSE Modern World History Revision Guide by Ben Walsh, Wayne Birks

Achieve your best with this motivating revision guide packed with tips and opportunities to practise for the exam. This guide meets the core requirements of the latest OCR specification. Written by expert author Ben Walsh, it not only includes helpful analysis, primary/secondary sources and review materials but also fosters active and effective revision to help you reach your highest potential. - Review all the key content of the OCR course with just the right amount of detail. - Keep on track with exam requirements with exam tips throughout. - Complete tasks which enhance your understanding and revision methods. Contents: PAPER 1: CORE CONTENT: ASPECTS OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, 1919-2005 The Inter-War Years, 1919-1939 Chapter 1: Were the peace treaties of 1919-1923 fair? Chapter 2: To what extent was the League of Nations a success? Chapter 3: Why had international peace collapsed by 1939? The Cold War, 1945-1975 Chapter 4: Who was to blame for the Cold War? Chapter 5: Who won the Cuban missile crisis? Chapter 6: Why did the USA fail in Vietnam? PAPER 2: STUDIES IN DEPTH Chapter 7: Germany, 1918-1945 Chapter 8: Russia, 1905-1941 Chapter 9: The USA, 1919-1941 Chapter 10: The causes and events of the First World War, 1890-1918 Chapter 11: The USA, 1945-1975: land of freedom? PAPER 3: BRITISH DEPTH STUDIES Chapter 12: How was British society changed, 1890-1918 Chapter 13: How far did British society change, 1939-1975?


...found it covered everything I needed for the course in a perfect level of detail. Got me an A at History well worth it! -- Amazon reviewer

About the Author

Ben Walsh is an experienced GCSE history teacher, a best-selling author and a celebrated expert in the use of digital technology in history teaching. Wayne Birks is Headteacher of a large Cambridgeshire 11- 18 school and was formerly history adviser to Granada and Channel 4 Television. He is the author of the bestselling 'Revision for OCR: GCSE Modern World History' second edition.

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176 pages


Ben Walsh, Wayne Birks
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28th January 2011



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