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Power: Monarchy and Democracy in Britain c.1000 to 2014 (OCR)
1066 and the Norman Conquest
The Murder of Becket
The Peasants' Revolt
The Wars of the Roses
The Princes in the Tower
The Reformation of Henry VIII, including the Pilgrimage of Grace
The Gunpowder Plot
The causes and consequences of the English Civil War
The causes of the French Revolution | The events of the French Revolution | The French Revolution and Napoleon
The Slave Trade | The Anti-Slavery movement
Crime and Punishment in the 19th Century
Social and Political Outcomes of the Whitechapel Murders
Government control in World War One
The Home Front in World War Two
The Liberal Government 1906-1916, including the struggle for Women's Rights
Winston Churchill: Hero or Villain?
Democracy and Referenda
The European Union
Thatcherism, Devolution and postwar economic development in Britain
Political Concepts (inc. Authority, Legitimacy, Human Rights, Citizenship)
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Events (150 years ago today): 1868 - The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson ends with his acquittal by one vote.
Events (100 years ago today): 1918 - The Democratic Republic of Georgia is established.
Events (50 years ago today): 1968 - H-dagurinn in Iceland: Traffic changes from driving on the left to driving on the right overnight
Births (50 years ago today): 1968 - Fernando León de Aranoa, Spanish director, producer, and screenwriter
Deaths (1200 years ago today): 818 - Ali al-Ridha, Saudi Arabian 8th of The Twelve Imams (b. 766)
Deaths (200 years ago today): 1818 - Michael Andreas Barclay de Tolly, Russian field marshal and politician, Governor-General of Finland (b. 1761)
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Model Essay Analyse the Rise and Fall of Thomas Wolsey (originally published in History Review)
Assess the degree to which guerrilla warfare was the main cause of communist victory in Vietnam
Compare and contrast the role of technology in determining the outcome of two wars, each chosen from a different region
Model Essay: Analyse the causes of the Spanish Civil War
Model Essay How successful were Mussolinis Domestic Policies?
Model Essays on Maos China
Analyse the causes and consequences of the Korean War
Analyse the causes of the Italian Wars 1494-1516
In what ways, and with what results, was Germany a source of Cold War tensions between 1945 and 1962?
Model Essay: To what extent did the French Revolution deliver on its promises of Liberty, Equality, Fraternity?
Model Essay: By what methods, and with what success, did Fidel Castro try to eliminate domestic opposition?
Model Essay: Castros mastery of guerrilla warfare was the main reason why he was able to take control of Cuba. To what extent do you agree with this statement?
40+ Model History Essays by Russel Tarr
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