The WJEC GCSE History: the Development of the USA 1930-2000 by Steve Waugh, John Wright


The WJEC GCSE History: the Development of the USA 1930-2000 by Steve Waugh, John Wright

Updated for the 2013 Specification. Written by experts and endorsed by WJEC, this series gives students in-depth topic-focused content and structured support with exam skills for WJEC GCSE History. This series for WJEC GCSE History has been written to encourage students to achieve their best. It does this by combining detailed narrative and a rich variety of sources with a highly structured approach to gradually developing students' skills in answering exam-style questions as they work through the course. - Allows students to gain a good knowledge and understanding of the content by outlining and examining the key issues of the GCSE history topic in turn. - Develops students enthusiasm for learning the topic through a variety of activities designed to engage and motivate them. - Helps student feel secure in how they will be assessed by providing dedicated support in how to answer different exam-style questions, including exam-model answers, exam tips and commentary. The Development of the USA 1930-2000 This title focuses on the key trends and turning points that have affected the development of the USA between 1930-2000. It considers the developments, events and personalities which have shaped the recent history of the USA.


Excellent book which was a great help in the revision process. Highly recommended. My son achieved an A*. Amazon reviewer

About the Author

Steve Waugh taught history at all levels for over thirty-five years at an inner city comprehensive school and a small private school. He has written history textbooks for several leading publishers. John Wright is an experienced author of GCSE textbooks. Series editor: Paul Evans is an experienced Head of History.

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168 pages


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Publication date

25th March 2011



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