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Key Stage 3 History by Aaron Wilkes: Industry, Invention and Empire: Britain 1745-1901 Student Book

Gripping and truly memorable history to inspire your young historians

Author Aaron Wilkes

Suitable for:  11-14

Price:  £17.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-839319-1
Publication date: 04/09/2014
Paperback: 176 pages
Dimensions: 276x219mm

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Retaining all the well-loved features from the best-selling KS3 History course, this third edition is matched to the new 2014 National Curriculum and has a strong focus on assessment, skills building, and is packed with even more rich and absorbing sources to spark the interest of all your students.


  • This new third edition covers: from farming to factories, transport, an age of invention, industrial towns, the Slave Trade, Britain and France, the British in India, the fight for rights, the British in Ireland and change over time
  • Instantly hook your students' interest with a fresh angle on great stories in history, completely matched to the new curriculum for 2014
  • A unique approach and author style incorporates key history skills throughout all aspects of the course
  • Help your students understand historical concepts and how to use them to make connections
  • Now including ready-made assessment tasks with supporting material to ensure every child makes progress
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  • Technology, War and Independence 1901-Present Day Student Book Third Edition
  • NEW Kerboodle is packed full of rich and absorbing resources including exclusive History Squad film clips, skills building activities, an Assessment package for tracking progress, customizable worksheets and source banks

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Table of Contents

From farming to factories
An age of invention
Industrial towns
The Slave Trade

Britain and France
The British in India
The fight for rights
The British in Ireland
Change over time