Dictators: Rise of 20thC Dictators | Rule of 20thC Dictators
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Lutheran Reformation | Zwingli/Calvin/ Radicals | Counter-Reformation | Ferdinand/Isabella | Charles I/Phillip II | Ottoman Empire | French Revolution / Napoleon
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Year 11: A World War Two Christmas
In this lesson, students will compare different speeches made by politicians, actors and heads of state at Christmas time during World War Two. They will also consider how the war changed Christmas for civilians on the home front and examine how effectively Christmas was used as a propaganda tool by different countries.
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Events (100 years ago today): 1920 – The Latvian-Soviet Peace Treaty, which relinquished Russia's authority and pretenses to Latvia, is signed, ending the Latvian War of Independence.
Births (150 years ago today): 1870 – Tom Richardson, English cricketer (d. 1912)
Births (100 years ago today): 1920 – Mike Douglas, American singer and talk show host (d. 2006)
Births (50 years ago today): 1970 – Dirk Hannemann, German footballer and manager
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