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Oxford AQA History for A Level

Trusted expert support developed by Sally Waller for the new 2015 AQA specification

Oxford AQA History for A Level

Trusted expert support developed by Sally Waller for the new 2015 AQA specification

Please browse through the advanced sample content below to help with your planning for September.

The Tudors: England 1485-1603

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This textbook has been approved by AQA covers in breadth issues of change, continuity, and cause and consequence in this period of English history through key questions such as how effectively did the Tudors develop the powers of the monarchy, and how did English society and economy change. Its aim is to enable you to understand and make connections between the six key themes covered in the specification.

The Quest for Political Stability: Germany 1871-1991

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This textbook has been approved by AQA covers in breadth issues of change, continuity, and cause and consequence in the period of German history through key questions such as how was Germany governed, what was the extent extent of social and cultural change, and how effective was opposition? Its aim is to enable you to understand and make connections between the six key thematic questions covered in the specification.

International Relations and Global Conflict c1890-1941

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This textbook explores in depth a period in which political ambitions and rivalries between nations plunged the world into major wars. It focuses on key ideas such as nationalism, militarism, and the balance of power, and covers events and developments with precision.

Religious Conflict and the Church in England c1529-c1570

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This textbook has been approved by AQA and covers in depth a period of major change in the English Church and government, and the issues which led England to break with Rome. It focuses on key concepts such as humanism, Protestantism and the relationship between Church and state, and covers events and developments with precision.

Democracy and Nazism: Germany 1918-1945

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This textbook has been approved by AQA and explores in depth a period of German history during which a newly developed democratic form of government gave way to a dictatorial Nazi regime. It focuses on key ideas such as nationalism, radicalism, anti-Semitism and Social Darwinism, and covers events and developments with precision

Tsarist and Communist Russia 1855-1964

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This textbook has been approved by AQA and covers in breadth issues of change, continuity, and cause and consequence in this period of Russian history through key themes such as how Russia was governed, the extent of social change, and how important were ideologies.

Stuart Britain and the Crisis of Monarchy 1603-1702

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This textbook has been approved by AQA and covers in breadth issues of change, continuity, and cause and consequence in this period of British history through key themes such as how far did the monarchy change during Stuart Britain, why were there disputes over religion, how effective was opposition, and how important were ideologies and individuals.